Electrical Accidents in Texas
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Electrical injuries are quite common on many construction sites throughout
Texas and the United States. If an error occurs, electricians or employees
working with electrical components typically sustain injuries due to electrocution,
fires, explosions, and other
If you or a loved one suffered a serious injury due to an electrical accident
Komie & Morrow, LLP is committed to helping you recover financial compensation in order to
cover medical bills, loss of income, as well as pain and suffering. With
more than 60 years of experience, our Austin injury attorneys can thoroughly
review your case and determine all of your available legal options to
get the results you desire.
Types of Electrical Accidents
According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA),
electrocutions are the second-leading cause of deaths in the construction
field. Furthermore, electrical wiring, components, equipment, methodology,
and the general industry were part of the top 10 most common violated
OSHA standards in 2015.
Common causes of electrical accidents include:
- OSHA safety standard violations
- Contractor negligence
- Defective wiring
- Lack of protection
- Power line accidents
- Lack of warning
- Construction accidents
OSHA says that most electrical accidents occur due to unsafe work environment
and practices, as well as unsafe equipment or installation. If employers
fail to uphold the guidelines set forth by OSHA, they can be liable for
any accidents and injuries that occur in the worksite.
Seek Compensation for an Electrical Injury Today
It is imperative to investigate the accident that resulted in your injury.
Our Austin injury attorneys can gather evidence and use the help of expert
witnesses to build an effective case strategy for you. Do not risk protecting
your rights and best interests without experience legal representation.
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