Injuries Caused by Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
Often, CO poisoning can be difficult to detect, and the victim may not realize the source of their discomfort or symptoms until it is too late. Mild cases of CO poisoning can represent as symptoms that are often mistaken for a virus or the flu. Depending on the amount of gas inhaled, signs of CO poisoning can include headaches, nausea, a decrease in visual acuity, abdomen pain, and loss of consciousness. Severe cases of poisoning can cause long-term injuries including brain damage, seizures, mental impairment, neurological deficits, comas, or even death.
If you or a loved one has been harmed due to CO poisoning, contact our team immediately so we can begin working on your claim.
How Your Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help
The attorneys of Tawwater Law Firm fight for the rights of the individuals who have been harmed because of others' negligence or wrongdoing. CO poisoning can have potentially debilitating consequences, and a dedicated personal injury attorney at our law firm can help seek the damages you need and deserve. We can thoroughly investigate every facet of your case using advanced technology, and if needed perform accident reconstruction, enlist the help of experts, collect the required records, and interview any witnesses to build a strong case. If you or your loved ones have been affected because of malfunctioning appliances, improper maintenance, lack of CO monitors, or other situations, we can help.
Depending on your injuries, your lawyer can seek compensation for damages including:
- Loss of wages
- Medical and hospital bills
- Decreased income potential
- Pain and suffering
- Loss of consortium
- Rehabilitation costs
- Financial losses of dependents in case of a wrongful death