If you were the victim of an industrial accident that you sustained while on the job, you have the right to sue if the accident could have been prevented. Your employer has a legal duty to protect its workers from dangerous accidents. Don’t hire just any WV attorney to represent you. Contact Shaffer Law. Our West Virginia industrial accident lawyers make every case a priority and aggressively advocate for each of our clients.
Types of Industrial Accidents
At our firm, we are committed to helping clients who have suffered serious injuries or significant loss after an industrial accident.
Industrial Accidents Vary Widely:
West Virginia employs thousands in the mining industry. Unfortunately, industrial accidents are not uncommon:
- Coal mining accidents
- Gas drilling accidents
- Oil and gas explosions
- Toxic exposure
- Deliberate intent
- Railroad construction accidents
- Construction of all kinds
A personal injury lawsuit may seek compensation for:
- Medical expenses stemming from the time of the explosion or injury
- Rehabilitation and treatment
- Pain and suffering
- Lost income, lost future income
- Loss of consortium
- Property damage
Wrongful death lawsuits seek compensation for the survivors of the deceased, including:
- Burial and funeral expenses
- Medical expenses
- Pain and suffering
- Punitive damages where applicable
- Lost future earnings
- Loss of enjoyment of life
- Other – ask your attorney
At the center of every industrial accident case is a careful investigation into the circumstances that led to the accident. At our WV law firm, we work with industry experts in order to understand the cause of the accident. If you suffered an injury, we also work with medical professionals to understand the full extent of your injuries and the impact the injuries will have on your future.
Through this careful review and preparation, we stand ready at every stage of the process to advocate for your interests. Whether in negotiations or at trial, we will provide you with the support, advice and representation you need.
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CALL SHAFFER LAW TODAY AT 304-400-4044.