On occasion, companies and their defense attorneys facing liability claims may find that their options for a defense are slim. Contributory negligence may not work in your favor and assumed risk is not an option. But what about the statute of limitations?
When a product injures a consumer, the consumer may think that they automatically deserve compensation from company or business that manufactured or sold the product. Fortunately for manufacturers, as well as their defense attorneys, that is not always the case.
Construction companies and their insurance defense attorneys are aware that construction jobsites may be more dangerous for employees than a typical office setting. Because of this, employers and their attorneys may wonder when they are liable for injuries that occur while their employees are at work.