COMPLIANCE ADVICE

Our specialists can advise you in relation to product safety and compliance issues from inception and design to manufacturing of your product, to include the design of traceability, corrective action and recall procedures. Our advice covers all areas of risk management for designers, manufacturers and suppliers. We represent domestic and international clients across a wide range of sectors including marine, consumer, aviation and automotive.

COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS

Our product safety lawyers can advise you in relation to how best to take your product to market, to include how to address distribution agreements and product liability issues. We provide specialist advice on limiting liability for defective products.

PRODUCT RECALLS AND CORRECTIVE ACTION

Our product safety specialists can advise you in relation to product safety issues requiring corrective action and/or recalls. Our lawyers can advise you in relation to when and how to notify statutory agencies of product safety issues. We can advise you on practical steps for corrective action programmes and recall procedures.

RISK AND CRISIS MANAGEMENT

We operate a critical incident protocol service for clients with a 24/7 advice service. We are able to assist you at short notice at any time to deal with business-critical incidents and work with you to protect your brand and reputation.

ENFORCEMENT

Our team of specialists can advise you in relation to raids and the exercise of statutory investigative powers by regulators. We can advise you in relation to all aspects of a product safety regulatory criminal investigation, and help you ensure that you and/or your organisation deal efficiently and effectively with any case.

PROSECUTION

We have a dedicated and experienced team of solicitors and barristers able to advise and appear on your behalf in the event of a criminal prosecution in any Court.

COMMERCIAL DISPUTES

Our product safety experts are able to advise you in relation to defending and pursuing civil claims for compensation for breach of contract/negligence/strict liability resulting from defective product issues. We also advise on recoverability of losses from other parties who may have contributed to the reason for the incident occurring.