When the owners and or operators fail to maintain safe working conditions and someone is injured due to this failure, the injured party has a right to hold the owners and or operators liable. Having the experience and skill of a West Virginia injury lawyer from Mani Ellis & Layne, PLLC can help you determine who to hold responsible and how to go forward in filing a claim.
When you work in the coal mining industry, you probably understand as well as anyone the inherent risks that come with working in this field, including the possibility of electrocution. Because of these risks, state and federal standards concerning the operation and maintenance of these mines are very strict. The owners and operators of these facilities have a legal mandate to make sure all necessary safety precautions are in place and that the facility and all of the equipment is properly maintained and all employees are properly trained.
Born and raised in Southern West Virginia, the attorneys at Mani Ellis & Layne, PLLC have a deep compassion and understanding for the concerns and issues that are unique to the citizens of this community. As part of this community we are known and respected by the judges and other legal professionals of Southern West Virginia. With 35 years of combined experience helping people recover just compensation for their coal mining accident injuries, we have achieved many significant victories, both in settlements and verdicts. Our firm takes the privilege of representing you very seriously and we will work tirelessly in helping you to seek just compensation for your damages, so don’t wait to contact us today.