Irwin Mitchell

Product Liability: Mainly Claimant Department

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The department has expertise in claims arising from medical devices and pharmaceutical products as well as defective electrical and other consumer goods.

This currently includes: e-cigarettes, white goods (e.g. tumble dryers, fridge freezers), medical devices such as implantable cardiac defibrillators (ICDs), spinal implants, orthopaedic implants (especially hip and knee replacements), Transvaginal Mesh (TVM), and CJD claims arising from contaminated human growth hormone, as well as Lariam (Mefloquine) claims against the Ministry of Defence.