Texans: Done Unwrapping Gifts? Don’t Throw Out Product Manuals Yet!

Defective Products | Product Liability

You’ve watched your loved ones open all of your carefully curated and wrapped gifts, and it’s time to sort and stuff the last of your wrapping remnants into your trash and recycling bins.

Before you do…stop and think. Those fancy gadgets you got everyone? They probably came with instructions and safety manuals. Yes? Well, keep them!

Because even the most innocuous present can have unexpected (and dangerous) consequences. Phones that catch on fire in people’s pockets. Toys that injure kids. These kinds of accidents happen every year.

Proving that you’ve read the warnings provided by manufacturers can affect whether you receive compensation for them.

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