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If the product liability case is brought for your own injury/damages - then no. You do not need any additional filings.
If the product liability case is brought for your wife's injury/damages - the answer is a little more complicated.
So the most complex this will end up being is that you will have to go to probate court for a distribution of the funds.
You should contact the attorney handling the product liability case early though (and in writing) to address the disbursement issue. The earlier you identify the issue and come up with a resolution, the easier it is to solve it.
If the action was filed so that your wife's estate is the plaintiff, you may need to file a probate matter to handle the distribution.
(See my note above about working with the attorney ahead of time to manage this, as the attorney and the defendant may be willing to work with you on this issue depending on the very specific facts of your case).
But if the estate is the plaintiff, and the proceeds are paid to the estate, you may need to file a probate case in PA. (If the total value of your wife's estate requiring distribution is less than $11,000.00 you can use a "small estate affidavit").