Defective Industrial Machinery Accidents And Injuries

For the men and women working throughout northeast Ohio's manufacturing and labor industries, there are countless risks that simply come with the job. Although employers are required to enforce numerous safety laws and standards, defective or faulty machinery and equipment can, and often does, result in life-changing injuries to Ohio laborers.

Making The Workplace A Safer Environment For All Employees

At Robin J. Peterson Company, LLC, I have seen all types of product and equipment failures that have left workers and their families dealing with severe injuries, stacks of bills and the difficulties of adjusting to drastically different lives. Whether you or a loved one works in auto manufacturing, the rubber or steel industry or another field, I have experience helping injured workers just like you pursue compensation.

Heavy equipment accidents can happen anyplace, at any time. When it comes to defective products and machinery, common types of cases I see involve:

  • Defective safety or emergency shut-off switches and devices
  • Unattended or improperly guarded machines
  • Machines rendered unsafe due to misuse, a lack of maintenance or other factors
  • Inadequate warning labels
  • Defective designs
  • Manufacturing defects
  • Faulty personal protection equipment
  • Electrical failure that may result in shock or burns

There is a common factor in all the workers' compensation cases I handle — ranging from machinery defect claims to oversight in workplace safety and supervision: the loss of a family's sense of safety and security. At Robin J. Peterson Company, LLC, it's my job to help families get it back.

The Tools Of Your Trade Should Not Put You At Unnecessary Risk

If you or loved one has suffered a workplace injury, contact my northeast Ohio law office and schedule a free initial consultation with me. Call 216-642-9007 or complete my online contact form to receive a timely response from my staff.