Coal Mining Accidents
Coal accidents are very unique to our area. Thousands of West Virginians depend on the coal industry to support their families. Unfortunately, accidents are commonplace in such dangerous environments as coal mines and removal sites. We are there for injured victims or family members that have endured coal related accidents.
Huntington Coal Mining Accident Lawyers
Coal mining jobs are extremely dangerous. Accidents are severe illness are common as a result of mine collapses, flooding, explosions, exposure to toxic chemicals, and faulty equipment, to name a few. If you or a loved one is injured or killed in a coal accident, you may be entitled to compensation.
Some injuries are a result of working in the mining environment for years. You may not attribute your sickness to your workplace in these cases. We can help to determine if any of your current illnesses are a result of exposure to materials and conditions that can cause asthma, lung cancer, chronic bronchitis, kidney disease, hypertension, black lung disease, or other ailments. Some of these are life-threatening. It is important to call Woelfel & Woelfel as soon as possible in order to ensure compensation for medical costs and other treatment.
If you are injured in a coal accident or are experiencing illness that may be a result of coal-related working conditions, it is critical to speak with an experienced coal accident attorney. At Woelfel & Woelfel, we offer personalized, high quality service to each of our clients. We will fight for your rights. Others have benefitted from your work in these conditions. Let us help you.