Injured from a Welding Accident?
Hire a West Virginia Injury Attorney
Construction workers take huge risks every day. The responsibilities of
the job can call for some very dangerous duties. There are hazardous materials
to work with, heavy equipment to use, and even dangerous structures to
work on, such as the scaffolds of high rise building. Welding work involves
many of these risks and thus leaves those on the job vulnerable to incurring
If you were hurt from a welding accident, you are entitled to receive compensation
for your suffering. Call Hartley Law Group, PLLC as soon as possible to
learn what steps you need to take.
The Effects of Welding Accidents
Welding uses extremely high temperatures to bond pieces of metal together
by melting the materials. They become fused together when the pieces have
cooled down. This is often done to fuse the framework of buildings, for
example. The heat is enough to cause severe injuries, especially if there
are equipment malfunctions.
Here are the most common types of injuries from a welding accident:
- Eye injuries
- Infrared radiation exposure
- Skin injuries
- UV exposure
- Toxic fume inhalation
- Invisible light exposure
- Hearing or vision loss
An injury or an accident can also result in wrongful death. If you or a
loved one have suffered any of the injuries mentioned above, you need
to call one of our West Virginia personal injury attorneys as soon as
possible. The costs of treating many of these conditions can be astronomical,
and some of the effects can be permanently damaging, calling for more
Ready to fight for justice? Call our firm today!
We protect your best interests and put your needs first. Collectively, we bring
over 30 years' worth of experience to fighting for the rights of those who were injured
on the job or by the negligence of others. Having an attorney that can
relentlessly advocate for you in any situation is crucial. When you come
to us, you get a legal representative that has full knowledge of handling
cases just like yours and can work to ensure you get a fair resolution,
whether through a verdict or settlement.
Do not hesitate! Call our firm to find out how we can help you get proper