Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Lawsuits
If you or a loved one have suffered an injury from a defective product, let one of the Defective Products Lawyers at the Strom Law Firm help get you the compensation you deserve.
The Carbon Monoxide Lawyers at the Strom Law Firm are actively investigating cases of carbon monoxide poisoning on behalf of individuals exposed to carbon monoxide due to the negligence of another. CM exposure often leads to serious and permanent side effects. If you or someone you love suffered carbon monoxide poisoning caused by the negligence of a building owner, employer, or product designer, you could be entitled to compensation.
Known as the invisible killer, carbon monoxide is a colorless, odorless, poisonous gas that kills over 150 people each year. It is estimated that the toxic gas results in more than 20,000 visits to the E.R. each year. Carbon monoxide is inhaled through the lungs and interferes with the body’s ability to supply oxygen to the brain and other organs. Given that it is odorless, you may not even be aware that you have been exposed.
If you are not aware of the symptoms of CM, exposure can be deadly. Symptoms may be easily overlooked and often mimic the flu. Exposure can be deadly. Whether the result of defective, improperly used, or incorrectly vented fuel-burning appliances such as a hot water heater, gas stove, a generator, or fireplace. Give our Carbon Monoxide Lawyers a call today for a free consultation. 803.252.4800.
Symptoms of CM poisoning can include:
- shortness of breath,
- mental confusion
- loss of muscular coordination
- loss of consciousness and
Preventing CM Poisoning
- Don’t use a gas range or oven to heat your home.
- Don’t leave your car running while it is parked or in a partially enclosed space such as a garage.
- Never use your grill, or burn charcoal in an enclosed area or inside your home.
- If you have a carbon monoxide detector, and the alarm goes off, immediately seek fresh air outside.
- Have your heating system serviced by a qualified technician every year.
- Install a C.O. detector outside of sleeping areas and test the alarm every month.
- Open your flue when you are not using your fireplace.
You May Be Entitled to Compensation If You Suffered Injury or Death from a Defective Product
If you or a loved one has been seriously injured or died as a result of a defective product, food, toy, or vehicle, contact the Defective Product Lawyers at the Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. today for a free consultation with one of our dangerous products and South Carolina wrongful death attorneys today to discuss the facts of your case.
Call today for a Free Consultation with our Carbon Monoxide Lawyers.
Our attorneys are skilled in dealing with the various obstacles that arise during the course of your case. Although many of the people we assist in these cases are from here in South Carolina, we regularly help clients from throughout the Southeastern United States. In certain types of product liability or pharmaceutical cases, we help people who have suffered from across the country. If you or someone close to you has suffered injuries from CM poisoning, contact the Carbon Monoxide Lawyers at the Strom Law Firm, L.L.C. today. We are happy to provide a free consultation.