Date:April 7, 2014
Keeping our courthouses open to all is good for everyone. This thoughtful and informative article will help you to educate yourself about how the civil justice system protects consumers in the areas of product safety, medical negligence, environmental oversight, corporate wrongdoing, and many others.
The civil justice system has had a dramatic effect on our day-to-day lives, allowing ordinary people a platform to tap constitutional rights enshrined by America’s founders and battle back to hold powerful corporations accountable. Consumer attorneys have helped increase the safety of products, improve our environment and ensure our health by fighting for people who often can’t fight for themselves. Their efforts have addressed dangers in the home and the workplace, on the road and in the sky — and by doing so have improved the quality of life for each of us.