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Fire Accidents

Minneapolis & St. Paul Fire Injury Lawyers

Fires can do serious damage and destruction to a structure, wildlife, vehicles, and practically anything that it touches. This means that it will cause serious injury to a person when a person comes into contact with it. Fire can also cause the death of a person. When that fire was caused by the negligence of another person, it becomes an even more confusing and devastating matter.

If you have been injured in a fire accident or a loved one was killed, you may have a personal injury or wrongful death lawsuit against the responsible party. When your St. Paul personal injury attorney puts a solid case together for you, you could win compensation for the expenses you have incurred because of the accident.

Experience With All Types Of Fire-Related Accidents

There are a number of reasons why fires occur and there are different types of fires, such as:

  • Chemical fires
  • Fires in the workplace
  • Fires at home
  • Fires at the office
  • Auto accident fires and explosions

There are many places and many instances in which fire can occur. For instance, carelessness by someone at work can result in a fire or explosion. If you are in a retail establishment and someone starts a fire or poorly maintained wiring catches on fire, you could hold the retail establishment liable. Fires can also occur in the home, such as a rented home where the landlord has not taken measures to ensure the property is well maintained.

There are many reasons behind why fire accidents occur and, if the accident is the result of someone’s negligence, it is your right to hold them responsible.

Fighting For The Compensation You Need

Your Minneapolis personal injury attorney will fight for the compensation that you deserve. You do not even have to appear at negotiations or in court because your attorney will do everything possible on your behalf. The compensation that your attorney will work to secure will cover such expenses as loss of income, medication and surgery, therapy and rehabilitation, hospitalization and home care costs, apparatuses and medical devices, and pain and suffering. It is very important that you not worry about the financial aspects of the case while you are trying to recover. Monetary compensation will remove that worry for you so that you can work toward establishing a better quality of life.

Contact A St. Paul Personal Injury Lawyer

Fire accidents can cause great injury or even death. When survived, the injuries are permanent and they can be chronically painful. When the accident that led to the injuries was caused by the negligence of someone else, the situation becomes even more devastating. If you have been injured or a loved one was killed in a fire accident due to someone else’s negligence Swor & Gatto may be able to help you. To learn if you have a case and about your rights and options, call us today at 651-454-3600 for a free consultation.