St. Louis Natural Gas and Propane Gas Explosion Lawyers
Natural gas and propane gas leaks can lead to explosions that result in severe burn injuries, disfigurement and even death. Victims of gas explosions caused by a product defect, improper installation or improper maintenance of the natural or propane gas distribution system may be entitled to compensation. The attorneys of Kolker & Germeroth help burn survivors and their families obtain legal and financial relief.
An appliance that is defective or improperly installed may leak natural or propane gas. Some of the appliances that are powered by gas include:
- Barbecue grills
- Water heaters
- Central heating and cooling systems
- Gas fireplaces
- Pool heaters
- Gas generators
When a natural gas or propane gas explosion occurs, the fault may lie with one or more parties, including:
- The utility that supplies the gas
- The appliance manufacturer
- The appliance distributor
- The appliance installer
- The party who repaired the appliance
It is crucial for anyone injured in a natural or propane gas explosion to contact an attorney immediately. An investigation should begin at once so that liability may be assessed.
Burn victims who were injured as a result of the carelessness of another may be entitled to compensation for past medical bills, pain and suffering, lost wages and future medical bills for the treatment of injuries and for reconstructive surgery.
Please call us toll free at 866-770-8691 or visit our contact page with any questions you might have about natural gas explosion cases or to schedule a free initial consultation. You may also fill out our special personal injury intake form. Evening and weekend appointments are available.