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Denlea & Carton, LLP

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      Electrocution Injuries on the Job

      According to the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), electrocutions are one of the leading causes of death for construction workers. The safety agency lists the following accidents as construction’s “fatal four”: falls, being struck by objects, electrocutions, and getting caught in or between objects or equipment.

      It is believed that preventing these hazards would save hundreds of lives every year. Tragically, numerous employees are injured or killed every year as a result of substandard training, unsafe worksites, and little or no oversight.

      If you or a loved one has suffered an electrocution injury on the job, our White Plains electrocution injury attorneys can help. Depending on your case, you may be entitled to compensation for your medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. You need an attorney who will fight hard to get the maximum recovery in your case.

      Work-Related Electrocution Causes

      Several factors may lead to a work-related electrocution injury. One of the most common ways that employees are injured on the job is a lack of proper training. Inadequate safety training can result in catastrophic injuries to even the most careful employees. All workers must receive appropriate training before beginning any job that involves wiring, power lines, or ground faults to avoid harm related to electrocution.

      In addition to insufficient training, the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) has found that many on-the-job electrocutions are related to:

      • Direct contact with electricity
      • Lack of proper gear
      • Faulty wiring
      • Failure to de-energize power lines or maintain a minimum clearance
      • Improper use of extension cords
      • Failure to use ground-fault circuit interrupters
      • Power overload
      • Metal objects coming into contact with live electrical circuits/parts

      Injuries Resulting from Work-Related Electrocutions

      Electrocutions can range in severity depending on the amount of electricity and the length of exposure. Many electricity-related injuries result in a loss of the ability to work for at least a short period of time. In some cases, a person may be completely debilitated from the electrocution.

      If you have suffered substantial damages as a result of a work-related electrocution, you need to speak with an electrocution injury attorney immediately. You have a limited amount of time to file a lawsuit against a negligent party or parties that may be responsible for your injuries.

      Common injuries related to electrocutions include:

      • Electric shock
      • Burns
      • Internal bleeding
      • Nerve or muscle damage
      • Seizures
      • Brain injury
      • Heart failure

      Hire a White Plains Electrocution Injury Attorney

      You should never have to pay for someone else’s carelessness, even if the person responsible is your employer. You have the right to a safe work site, free from hazardous conditions. When an employer fails to provide adequate training, safety equipment, or secure conditions, they must be held responsible. If you were injured as the result of a work-related electrocution, you may be entitled to recovery. Do not wait until it is too late to file a claim against a liable party.

      Contact our office today to speak directly with a knowledgeable lawyer who can discuss your options and help you pursue the compensation you deserve.

      Helping Injury Victims Get the
      Compensation They Deserve

      Over $100 Million in Verdicts & Settlements for Personal Injury Victims

      When you’re injured in an accident, it can be hard to know where to turn. You need someone who doesn’t just know the law. You need a lawyer who will fight for you to recover the compensation that you need and deserve. For over 35 years, we have represented accident victims and their families to help them maximize their recoveries.

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      Testimonials & Success Stories

      taylor dolcetaylor dolce
      14:45 13 Sep 23
      Jeff Carton and the team were amazing! I had a complicated litigation matter and they made it simple and seamless. Everything was well explained and communicated throughout the process. I would highly recommend Jeff and the entire team at Denlea & Carton!
      Jaimie CawleyJaimie Cawley
      13:13 12 Sep 23
      I cannot be more pleased with the Denlea & Carton firm. The wonderful result of my litigation case far exceeded any expectation. I especially appreciate the work and effort by partner, Jim Denlea. He took up my cause and ultimately was responsible for the great success achieved.
      Aimee LoMedicoAimee LoMedico
      18:36 22 Feb 23
      The Denlea and Carton firm did an excellent job with my case. They explained every aspect of the case and guided me through the entire process. Every time I contacted them with a question or they reached out to me I was met with professionalism, kindness, and an overall willingness to help. I would highly recommend them for litigation services. Their sense of compassion made dealing with a difficult situation bearable. I couldn’t thank them enough.
      Mike PerezMike Perez
      16:57 29 Dec 22
      Hi Mr.John LeifertI just wanted to shoot you a quick note to thank you again for your services. My car accident, I was incredibly stressed the full dealing with insurance companies and sorting out what was my next step towards my injuries. Especially since it was my first time involved in any type of traffic accident, I was so lost and confused!Luckily I discovered your service at the perfect timing. You were able to make sense of the multiple demand letter requests, photo evidence, and medical documents that kept my case in track. You always make sure to follow up with me. I'm so happy we were able to receive a successful outcome. Good luck to you and your associates and thank you again.Miguel Perez
      Joshua EvansJoshua Evans
      01:38 15 Dec 22
      It was ok 😐
      Brandon KommerBrandon Kommer
      13:09 12 Aug 21
      When I needed to take on a leading US automaker, I turned to the White Plains law firm of Denlea & Carton and their commercial litigation team. They filed an action in Federal Court and after three years of hard fought litigation, they helped me to obtain a great result ! Not only for myself, but for consumers around the country. Jeff, Jim and everyone at the firm were superb. They communicated with me regularly, and ensured that I understood everything that was happening. I couldn’t be happier about my representation. If you need a firm that gets great results, and isn’t afraid to go up against large corporations, look no further than Denlea & Carton!
      Laura LaSpisaLaura LaSpisa
      14:26 29 Jun 20
      I researched quite a few firms before deciding on Denlea & Carton, and I couldn’t be happier that I did. They surpassed my expectations in every respect. They were kind, patient, and extremely knowledgeable. They treated my case as if it was their own, and never backed down from the fight with the defendant until they obtained an incredible result for me. There is a difference between law firms, and I’m glad I took the time to realize it. I would recommend Jim and Jeff (and everyone else who helped me) without hesitation. They’re terrific!
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      Meet Our Attorneys

      Upon graduation from law school, Jim became a Westchester County Assistant District Attorney.

      James R. Denlea

      James R. Denlea

      For much of the past decade, Jeff has been recognized annually by his peers as a New York “Super Lawyer”

      Jeffrey I. Carton

      Jeffrey I. Carton

      Bob is an experienced class action lawyer, who has achieved hundreds of millions of dollars in recoveries for aggrieved

      Robert J. Berg

      Robert J. Berg

      Lindsey Leibowitz, Of Counsel, is an experienced Intellectual Property lawyer specializing in trademark and copyright

      Lindsey Leibowitz

      Lindsey Leibowitz

      Amber Wallace is an experienced complex commercial litigator and a perennial Super Lawyers “Rising Star.

      Amber Wallace

      Amber Wallace

      For over two decades, John has been litigating cases in Federal, state and municipal courts throughout New York and

      John Leifert

      John Leifert

      Craig Cepler is an experienced litigator who has handled all types of cases for clients, including commercial

      Craig Cepler

      Craig Cepler

      Steven has 30-plus years of experience handling complex commercial and bankruptcy litigation, and is a trusted advisor

      Steven Schoenfeld

      Steven Schoenfeld

      Stan Sharovskiy is an experienced commercial litigator and has represented clients in a wide variety of legal matters

      Stan Sharovskiy

      Stan Sharovskiy

      Phil has more than 30 years of experience representing plaintiffs and defendants in complex litigation and dispute...

      Phil Smith

      Phil Smith

      Martin is a transactional attorney with over 30 years of experience in entity formation, mergers, acquisitions,...

      Martin McCann

      Martin McCann

      A former federal prosecutor, Catherine Friesen is an experienced litigator who has practiced extensively...

      Catherine Friesen

      Catherine Friesen

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