Vanguard Pipe Fittings Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility: Owners and past owners of homes with Viega Brass fittings (Vanguard F 1807 and Vanguard Yellow Brass fittings).
Estimated Amount: The settlement provides two benefits:

  • Dezincification Warranty – Viega will provide a warranty covering failings of their fittings including leaks and drop in water flow dues to zinc leaching out of the fittings.
  • Repair / Replacement – Viega will pay cost and expenses associated with repairing or replacing fitting associated with eligible failures.
Proof of Purchase: Product in home
Claim Form: Vanguard Pipe Fittings Claim Form
Case Name: Verdejo v. Vanguard Piping Systems, Inc.,
Case No.: BC448383
Case Summary: The plaintiffs allege that Viega (Vangauard) Brass fittings were defective and of poor quality. Defendants deny these claims. The case was settled before being decided by the courts.
Settlement Pool: undisclosed
Settlement Website: Vanguard Pipes and Fittings Settlement
Claim Form Deadline: December 24, 2013
Claims Administrator: Verdejo v. Vanguard Piping Systems
Claims Administrator
P.O. Box 43206
Providence, RI 02940-3206