Electrocution Accidents in Cincinnati
Get an Experienced Injury Attorney on Your Side
According to statistics, more than 30,000 non-fatal shock accidents happen
every year. While a fatality may not be involved, any type of electrocution
can result in life-altering injuries and damage. If you or a loved one
has been injured due to an electrocution accident, be sure to call on
our firm right away. Unfortunately, electrocutions can also end in tragic
fatalities. If you have lost someone after they suffered an electrocution
allow our firm to provide the counsel and support you need. With
more than 40 years of combined legal experience, we know how to handle injury cases.
Not only do we strive to provide the top quality legal services injury
victims need, but we also aim to go above and beyond for our clients.
We have a considerable amount of resources at our disposal and focus on
utilizing these to benefit our clients. For example, it is often useful
in cases of this type to retain the services of leading electrical engineers
and other professionals who can assist in providing expert testimony as
to the causes and effects of the accident. We truly care about our clients,
which is why we offer
free consultations and we work on a contingency fee basis.
Injuries Caused By Electrocution
Any contact with electrical current is potentially hazardous to a human
being, but not every electrical shock will be fatal. The factors which
determine whether or not a victim of electric shock will survive the incident
include the magnitude of the current and the specific area of the body
which is affected. A shock to one of the extremities is not nearly as
likely to kill as is a shock which passes current through the brain or
heart. In some cases, an electrocution victim may be stuck in contact
with the current, causing any person who attempts to help them to be at
risk of electrocution as well. This makes electrocution injuries very
dangerous, and often times deadly.
Electrocution is, by definition, a fatal incident, but even those who survive
an electric shock are likely to suffer from the following:
Whether you have suffered injuries or if you want to pursue compensation for the
wrongful death of a loved one, we are ready to help you take legal action. Depending
on the circumstances of the incident, you may have grounds to file a claim
against another person, the manufacturer of
defective equipment or an employer. We understand that your life will never be the same again,
and want to see that you are not forced to bear the significant economic
burden of such a horrifying accident.
contact our Cincinnati personal injury attorneys today if you are ready to talk about your case.