Houston Product Liability Attorneys
Many of the products that pregnant mothers use or are exposed to on a daily basis from sleeping pills, asthma medications, antibiotics and prescription drugs to household cleaning products, paint and pesticides can have a negative effect on a fetus during gestation.
Products Harmful to Expectant Mothers
Examples of products on the market today that can lead to permanent birth defects and even death of a fetus include:
- Lead based paints
- Products containing mercury, lead, arsenic, xylene, chlorine and other chemicals
- Solvents containing toluene
- Prescription drugs including Paxil, Prozac, Accutane, and antibiotics, such as tetracyclines, sulfa drugs and ciprofloxacin
If you believe use of dangerous products or exposure to environmental toxins led to the death or serious injury of your infant, you may be entitled to compensation for damages. To determine whether you have grounds to file a product liability lawsuit, it is crucial that you to seek legal help immediately.
Trusted Legal Advice Concerning Defective Products
Since 1998, The Talaska Law Firm in Houston, Texas has built a reputation for excellence in legal services in the area of personal injury lawsuits with a focus on birth injury. More than five decades of combined experience give our lawyers the expertise necessary to address complex product liability cases for parents and children in Texas and nationwide.
Our attorneys have handled cases that resulted in birth defects such as:
- Cleft lip and palate
- Neural tube defects
- Organ deformities
- Heart defects
- Spina Bifida