Elevator / Escalator Injuries
Almost all multi story business buildings contain elevators and escalators. We use them everyday and assume the devices are safe. In some cases elevators and escalators can cause severe injuries. Negligent design, improper maintenance, or faulty design of an elevator or escalator can result in catastrophic injuries to the user. The attorneys at Duke Burleson & Associates provide years of courtroom experience to those families and individuals who have been injured by an elevator or escalator accident.
At Duke Burleson & Associates we understand the hardships caused by a severe injury. The elevator and escalator accident attorneys at Duke Burleson & Associates can help with the issues of medical bills, loss of employment, disability, and many other difficult situations.Dangers Related to Elevator and Escalator Use
- Loose Clothing Caught by an Escalator or Elevator Door
- Fires Caused by the Devices Motor
- Improper Railing
- Elevator Support Cable Failure
- Failed Elevator Doors
- Failure to Stop Properly
Elevators and Escalators are advanced pieces of heavy machinery. A mechanical failure by either device can result in horrible injuries to a person and possibly death.
If you or a loved one has been injured in an elevator or escalator accident Duke Burleson & Associates may be able to recover damages on your behalf. This may include compensation for medical bills, pain and suffering, inability to work, lost income, or wrongful death. Let the premises liability attorneys at Duke Burleson & Associates get to work for you.