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Defective Manufactured Products

The three types of manufactured goods imperfection that acquire liability in producers and suppliers: defects in marketing, manufacturing defects, and design defects. Design defects are natural; they exist before the product is manufactured. While the item might serve its purpose well, it can be unreasonably dangerous to use due to a design flaw. On the other hand, manufacturing defects occur during the construction or production of the item. Only a few out of many products of the same type are flawed in this case. Defects in marketing deal with improper instructions and failures to warn consumers of latent dangers in the product.

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There are three types of defective manufactured products in which the producers and suppliers can be made liable according to the product liability law which governs the liability of manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, and vendors for damages caused by dangerous or defective products. These are design defects, manufacturing defects, and marketing defects. Design defects arise from a mistake ...

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The solution is a rewrite of a paragraph on defective manufactured products in such a way that the paragraph becomes clearer and easier to understand. References included.