CALIFORNIA ELECTROCUTION ACCIDENT LAWYER
Serving Victims in the Orange County, Riverside, Anaheim and Santa Ana Areas
Each year hundreds of workers at construction sites die from electrocution related accidents. Electrocutions occur when the body is exposed to a deadly amount of electricity. Throughout California, most construction sites involve high voltage electricity for machines and equipment to properly run. Thus, workers are exposed to extremely dangerous environments where safety and precaution must be an upmost priority at all times.
Numerous workers suffer from debilitating to permanent injuries due to electrical wires and shock. With electrical shock, the human body comes into contact with an electrical source that transmits electricity throughout the body. Depending on the amount of current that is transmitted through the body, injuries can range from minor to severe. Minor injuries range from cuts and small burns while more severe injuries include loss of limbs due to the severity of the electrical current passing through the body or death.
Workplace hazards relating to electricity are vast.OSHA (Occupational Safety and Health Administration) cites electrical hazards as the following:
- Arc Flash / Arc Blast
And the major types of electrocution hazards in construction as the following:
- Contact with overhead power lines
- Contact with energized sources such as bare wires, live parts or defective equipment
- Improper use of extension and flexible cords
Injuries caused by electricity can have significant medical costs both present and future for victims. In addition, lost wages and future lost wages could be a part of your claim. At Sky Law Group, APC our goal is to make sure that you get immediate medical attention and get you the most compensation possible for your injuries.
Do not wait, contact an experienced, aggressive lawyer at Sky Law Group, APC today to help with your injury claim.
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Injuries related to burns and the body being exposed to electrical current can cause a range of scarring and deformities. For most burn cases, our clients are referred to a plastic and reconstructive surgery evaluation to recover any future related costs associated with scarring. Burn victims will need extensive rehabilitation and future medicals to recover from their injuries. Sky Law Group, APC is devoted to protecting the rights of burn victims.
Our legal team can help with an electrocution related wrongful death claim caused by negligence. Our attorneys are compassionate and have protected the rights of family members due to a wrongful death. Let our vast resources and aggressive representation help you.