Work-related explosion accidents are uncommon, but they can happen, and when they do, those involved can sustain severe injuries; in some cases explosion accidents can even result in death. If you or a loved one has been involved in an explosion that took place at work, you deserve to be compensated for your pain and suffering. The Law Offices of Jacob O Partiyeli, a leading Los Angeles workers’ compensation law firm, has experience handling complex work-related explosion cases, such as industrial accidents and gas leaks. We will advocate on your behalf so you can collect the full benefits that you are entitled to. Causes of Explosion Accidents Workplace explosions can happen for a variety of reasons. Some of the most common causes of these types of work-related accidents include:
Often, explosion accidents are truly just that: accidents; there was no way to avoid them. However, sometimes, explosions are the result of sheer negligence. For example, an employer may have failed to adhere to safety codes, or a fellow employee may have disregarded regulations. Whether the accident was a real mistake or it was the result of someone else’s negligence, when an explosion happens at work, anyone injured is entitled to workers’ compensation benefits.