If you work in the energy industry, you know what kind of tough work you do. It’s not the kind of job where you can just sit idly by but instead requires real dedication, skill, and concentration.
That said, you are likely aware of the kind of devastating injuries that can occur in your line of work. Let’s face it, horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing can be very dangerous endeavors, especially for people like you, the workers in the trucks, on the front line of the industry.
The rapid proliferation of hydraulic fracturing has created work environments that can be less than safe. Injuries resulting from unsafe work practices abound and are a real and tangible concern for those working in this industry.
If you do indeed get injured while on the job, in all likelihood, your injury is the result of someone else’s careless or negligent actions. Why should you suffer because of another party’s mistake?
The range of work-related injuries is quite broad and includes injuries caused by explosions, well blowouts, fires, methane leaks, loss of well control and gas migration.
Moreover, uneven changes in gas pressure can also cause harm to workers. These are wounds that can last a lifetime and have a tremendously adverse and lingering effect on an employee. What Fracking is all about can be read here.
Your job means the world to you. It provides you with the high quality of life that you have come to expect and have grown accustomed to. Moreover, it helps you support your family and care for your loved ones.
What would happen to you and them if you lost the career that you have put so much dedication into as the result of some onsite accident caused by someone else’s negligence? How would you take care of all of your personal and familial obligations?
Thankfully, the American legal system has mechanisms in place to protect honest, hardworking individuals just like you. Unsafe work practices are a violation of your rights and so is being injured by some else’s wrongdoing.
Our law firm has a wealth of experience helping individuals who have been harmed by another party’s negligence and are ready to fight for you and your family to ensure that the courts treat you with the dignity and respect that you deserve and don’t favor some employer that puts a profit before the well-being of its employees.
Personal injury law is a very precise legal doctrine and requires a particular type of specialization, the exact type of specialization that many firms have. Let the experience and skill of their legal teams work for you.
If you have been injured in an accident due to your employment in the energy industry while involved in horizontal drilling or hydraulic fracturing do not hesitate in reaching out to one of these specialized firms and contacting an office. They are ready and waiting to help you resolve your legal controversy and get your life back on track.