Work Accidents

  • Dallas Electrocution Attorney

    …Electrocution accidents & electric shock injuries. Electric shock injuries can be extremely painful and can cause lifelong injuries. Call us today at 1-877-405-4313 for a free consultation, and let us explain the options available to you and your family moving forward. Electrocution Lawyer in Dallas Texas Electrocution can be defined…

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  • Aaron Stevens Killed in Godley, TX Electrocution Accident

    …GODLEY, TX (02/01/2017) — An electrocution accident on Wednesday afternoon claimed the life of Aaron Stevens. Police identified 26-year-old Aaron Stevens (of Burleson) as the victim of an accident involving a live power line that occurred at 6000 County Road 1001 in Godley, Texas. Accident Scene According to Godley police spokesman Sgt. Matthew…

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  • Electricians Injured On the Job

    … into the following categories: Auto accidents / transportation (10,363) Assaults and violent acts (4,130) Falls (3,950) Contact with electric current (1,213) One of the most-common causes of electrocution is contact with wiring, transformers, or other types of electrical components. This category resulted in 28 percent of fatalities. Additionally…

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  • Dallas Roofing Accident Attorney

    … in the private industry are in the construction industry. The majority of those wrongful deaths fell into the construction industry’s “fatal four” categories: falls, electrocution, burns, and falling debris. Falls are the number-one source of danger for not just the roofing industry, but the construction industry in general. Out of all…

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  • Dallas Power Line Accident Attorney

    …. Power Line Accidents & Electrocutions There are several ways in which a person can come in contact with live (energized) power lines, but the most-common scenarios in Dallas usually occur with utility line workers, construction laborers, and as a result of downed or damaged overhead lines. These kind of accidents are almost always blamed…

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  • Dallas Scissor Lift Accident Attorney

    … of the work accident, but also a product liability lawsuit against the manufacturer. It’s important to keep in mind that Texas does not require employers to purchase workers’ compensation insurance, so in many cases, hiring an attorney to file a claim or lawsuit may be your only option at holding the negligent company responsible for your injury or loved…

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  • Dallas Crane Accident Lawyer

    …If you’ve been injured in a crane accident in Texas, our Dallas attorneys can help. Call us today at 1-877-405-4313. OSHA estimates that there are about 125,000 cranes operating in the country at any given time. These machines serve a useful purpose in many Dallas construction sites where heavy loads are required to be moved from one point…

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  • Dallas Fatal Workplace Accident Lawyer

    …Has a loved one died in an on-the-job accident? Call us today at 1-877-405-4313 to discuss your family’s legal options. Texas unfortunately leads the country when it comes to workplace fatalities. Many workers in the oil, gas and construction industries are at a much greater risk of being injured or killed in a workplace accident due to the fact…

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  • On the Job Wrongful Death Lawyer in Dallas

    …, families of those killed through negligence (as is often the case in a work-related accident) are often left with no sense of justice. The negligent employer is not usually charged with a crime, and often faces no repercussions for their actions. While the employer may escape criminal charges, the family of the victim is often allowed to hold…

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  • Should I wait for OSHA to finish their investigation?

    …Answer: It is not necessary or even advisable to wait until OSHA finishes their investigation to gather necessary information related to a work accident case. In fact, you should begin gathering information and speaking with attorneys immediately after the accident! Building your case is important and needs to be done as soon as possible. If you…

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  • Migauel Barron Killed in a Beaumont, TX Refinery Accident

    …BEAUMONT, TX — Migauel Barron, an Altair Strickland employee, was killed after a refinery accident on Wednesday morning. Authorities have identified 37-year-old Migauel Barron as the victim of a fatal accident that occurred at an ExxonMobil refinery in Beaumont, Texas. ExxonMobil Refinery in Beaumont According to investigators, at around 12:30…

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  • Chemical Plant & Refinery Accidents

    …: Mechanical failure may lead to the release of toxic, poisonous gases which are released into the plant’s work space as well as nearby areas, causing breathing difficulties; chemical burns on skin, lungs, and eyes; as well as internal organ damage. Improper disposal of hazardous chemicals can lead to these substances coming into contact with workers when…

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  • Am I an employee or an independent contractor?

    …Answer: There’s a lot of confusion (and misinformation) about employment status in Texas. It is important to note that just because you work on-site on a daily basis doesn’t mean that you are a full-fledged employee. Likewise, just because your boss tells you that you’re a contractor doesn’t mean that you are an independent contractor in the eyes…

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  • Martin Cline Killed in Amarillo Forklift Accident

    …AMARILLO, TX (01/19/2016) — Martin Lowell Cline died on Tuesday morning following a construction site forklift accident. Accident Scene | Credit: Aaron Davis / Amarillo Globe-News Amarillo Police have identified 53-year-old Martin Lowell Cline as the victim of a fatal forklift accident that occurred at 4512 N.E. 24th Avenue in Amarillo, Texas…

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  • 1 Killed, 3 Hospitalized in PeroxyChem Explosion in Pasadena

    … occurred at the PeroxyChem plant at around 12:45 p.m., located at 12000 Bay Area Boulevard. Their official website states that the company produces hydrogen peroxide, calcium peroxide, persulfates and peracetic acid for electronics, energy, environmental, food safety, and other industrial and consumer markets. A PeroxyChem official stated…

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