Metal Mining Injury Attorney in Charleston, WV
Representation for West Virginia Workers
Copper, lead, zinc, iron, and other metals are critical to the infrastructure of our country. Everything from the manufacture of computer systems and appliances to cars and bridges is dependent upon a continual supply of metals.
Metal mining is a critical job. At the same time, metal miners face a variety of dangers, ranging from falls and crush injuries to toxic exposure and electrocution. If you or a family member was injured on a mining job anywhere in West Virginia, the attorneys at Warner Law Offices, PLLC are here to help. Devoting significant investigative and forensic resources to the development and presentation of each case, our goal is to obtain justice and maximum compensation for our clients.
Dedicated Representation in All Types of Metal Mining Accidents
We handle accidents that occur due to negligence at any point in the metal mining process. Such cases may involve:
- Surface mining
- Underground mining
- Powered haulage
- Waste rock disposal
- Milling and leaching
- Slag disposal
- Heavy machinery
According to data from the Mine Safety and Health Administration and the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, most fatal mining accidents on the surface are caused by powered haulage (including rail cars, manlifts, trucks, conveyers, and front-end loaders) and machinery (including electric tools, drills, and power shovels). The majority of fatalities underground occur due to falling ground.
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No matter what your specific accident involved, Warner Law Offices, PLLC can provide the experienced counsel and representation you need.