product liability

Definition of "product liability"
  1. The obligation of manufacturers, distributors, and sellers to ensure their products are safe, without defects, and carry the necessary warnings, and to compensate for damages if they fail to meet these standards
How to use "product liability" in a sentence
  1. The company faced serious product liability after a user was injured by their faulty home appliance.
  2. The toy manufacturer faced product liability issues when several children choked on small parts.
  3. Failure to include allergy warnings on the food packaging raised product liability concerns for the supermarket chain.

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