The aim of this guide is to provide its readers with a pragmatic overview of Product Liability laws and regulations across a variety of jurisdictions.
Each chapter of this guide provides information about strict product liability, non-contractual (tort) liability, contract liability and litigation.
Hot Topic: Introductory Chapter – Product Liability: An evolving legal landscape
In a world of driverless cars, electronic devices with speech and facial recognition and household appliances which can be activated remotely from a mobile phone, whether the current (decades old) product liability laws are still fit for purpose remains a hot topic. Of course, longstanding dangers like overheating batteries, excess levels of chemicals and small parts in children’s toys still remain a risk, even …