Personal Injury/Product Liability

Boylston police chief Anthony G. Sahagian directs traffic around a serious head-on collision in front of 74 Main Street in Boylston shortly before 9:00 a.m. on Monday, August 1, 2011. (PAUL KAPTEYN)

For over 30 years, the lawyers at Dalton & Associates, P.A. have served motor vehicle accident victims in and around Delaware.

Through aggressive representation and excellent personal service to our clients, we have grown to be highly regarded in our field. We currently have cases in Delaware, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey. We pride ourselves on providing outstanding service to each client. In return, we have earned an excellent reputation in the legal community and from prior clients. Motor vehicle accident injuries vary dramatically from minor strains and sprains to more serious injuries including herniated disks and nerve impingement in the neck and back, fractures, brain injuries, paralysis and death. At Dalton & Associates, P.A., we recognize that these injuries often change our clients’ lives forever. As a result, we provide personalized and caring representation, while zealously fighting for our clients at every stage of their cases, up to and including trial. Victims of automobile, motorcycle, truck and bus crashes hire Dalton & Associates, P.A. because they know we will thoroughly investigate every case. We employ a team of attorneys, paralegals and investigators knowledgeable about every aspect of motor vehicle accidents. We also understand that our clients have suffered serious, at times catastrophic, injuries and they need a law office that will stand up to the insurance companies and guide them and their families through the often complicated maze of medical treatment, and mounting medical bills that they face.

Automobile Injury Statistics are quite staggering:

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation’s National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) Statistics from 2014:

  • In 2014, there were 32,675 people killed in motor vehicle crashes on U.S. roadways. An additional 2.3 million people were injured.
  • The nation lost 4,884 pedestrians and 726 cyclists in motor vehicle crashes in 2014.
  • Alcohol-impaired driving fatalities accounted for 31% of total fatalities – 9,967 alcohol-impaired driving fatalities in 2014.
  • Distracted driving was reported in crashes that killed 3,179 people in 2014.
  • In 2014 there were 9,262 people who died in speeding-related crashes.

Source: Fatality Analysis Reporting System (FARS) 2014 Annual Report, and

When you need a lawyer who will exhaustively investigate your motor vehicle accident and injury and make sure that every responsible party is held accountable, contact Dalton & Associates, P.A.

Product Liability Litigation:

Defective or dangerous products cause thousands of serious injuries each year.  According to the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, there are 300-350 product recalls each year, including automobile parts, tires, household goods, tools, safety equipment, toys, and medical devices.

A Plaintiff in a product liability case must prove that the product causing injury was defectively designed, manufactured, and/or labeled improperly with insufficient safety warnings or instructions.

We currently represent individuals who were injured due to the following unsafe products:

  • Transvaginal Mesh Products;
  • Defective Hip Implantation Devices;
  • Exploding Batteries;
  • Asbestos - for more information, visit

The experienced product liability lawyers at Dalton & Associates, P.A. will aggressively represent you in these often complex matters that are challenged by large corporations that manufacture these dangerous products.  Contact us today for a free consultation.




A personal injury lawyer will speak with you about your case and let you know if we can help. There is no charge if we do not take your case. Call us at (302) 652-2050 or email We will respond promptly to your inquiry.

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