Industrial Workplace Injuries
When you have lost your loved one due to electrocution while at the workplace, it is crucial that you contact an attorney. Dealing with a death in the family is tragic and emotional. It may be difficult to consider the legal aspects of the death. Workplace electrocution accidents are sadly not uncommon. The reasons the accident occurred must be determined when making a claim for compensation in these terrible fatal events. A common cause of electrocution is an unsafe working environment, or the worker has been asked to do a particular job that endangers his life due to live electrical wires in the area. When the contact is made, whether with a tool or body part the electricity arcs across the space and into the worker's body. The shock to the body is so severe that it cannot withstand the power of the current and the individual dies.
Families dealing with the loss of their loved one must be protected from further harm. When offered a "settlement" for the loss of your family member, it is very important that you do not accept it without first discussing your case with a personal injury lawyer from Shea & Shea. You may have been offered a settlement that is far too low when you consider the future and the effects that the death will have on your family. At Shea & Shea, the legal team has helped countless families recover fair and full compensation for the loss of a loved one in workplace injury accidents.
Our firm is dedicated to assisting those who have suffered this tragic accident. We do not accept a large number of cases, but select only a few cases to dedicate our time, energy and skill to resolving. Over the past 40 years of legal representation in such cases, we have developed powerful resources to assist us in fighting for maximum compensation for our clients. This tragedy could have been avoided. You at least deserve fair and full monetary compensation for your loss.