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Electrical burns are frightening and painful injuries. The recovery period typically is lengthy, sometimes requiring physical therapy. Electrical current exposure may cause serious neurological damage, including brain damage, paralysis or even death by electrocution, which can be a precursor to a wrongful death claim.
If you or a loved one sustained an electrocution injury, don't hesitate to contact a determined North Carolina workers' compensation lawyer at the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin. We have the experienced and resources to help you pursue the compensation and benefits you may need and deserve.
Who is at risk of electrocution injury?
A workplace accident may lead to an electrical injury, depending on the circumstances. For example, an employee working with power lines can get injured. (Contact with overhead lines accounts for nearly half of all fatal electrocutions, according to research).
According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), electrical injuries consist of four main types: Electrocution (fatal), electric shock, burns and falls due to contact with electrical energy.
Call a workers' compensation lawyer
If you were injured or a loved one was injured or killed due to contact with electrical energy, call a North Carolina workers' compensation attorney today. Call 1-866-900-7078. At the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin, we are ready to listen to you and discuss a potential workers' compensation case.
Serious injuries demand serious attention. Don't leave your future to chance. Take action! Contact the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin. We're on your side.