CenterPoint Energy Workers Injured Inside Electrical VaultJune 21, 2013
CenterPoint Energy Employees Injured – It has been reported that five CenterPoint Energy employees were badly injured in a fire inside an electrical vault while on the job on June 20, 2013. The workers were trapped inside of a vault and were struck with at least 480 volts of electricity. The Houston Fire Department had to come to the scene to rescue the workers. Three employees are in serious condition at a local hospital.
Work injuries resulting from electrocution require immediate action to preserve crucial evidence. Many times, the work continues after a work accident and the problem which caused the work accident are corrected before anyone can document the origin and cause of the work accident. Sometimes, a court must issue temporary restraining order is required to preserve the scene of the work accident so that the injured parties’ attorneys can inspect the scene with experts to determine the cause and origin of the work accident.
If you or a loved one has been injured in a work accident, contact the work injury attorneys at the Amaro Law Firm for a free and private consultation. We will investigate your case and launch an aggressive investigation into the cause of the work accident and the premises owner, contractor, sub-contractor or other party responsible for your injuries. Our firm is well-versed in how to establish and approach third party claims even after workers’ compensation has been awarded.