Industrial Accident Lawyer Oakland
Workers in industrial and manufacturing industries hold some of the most dangerous jobs in the world due to the risk of industrial accidents they face on a daily basis. According to a 2014 census published by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the tally of fatal on-the-job injuries was up by 9% over 2013.
Plant explosions, fires, and hazardous chemical exposure are only a few types of industrial accidents that injure or kill many people nationwide every year. An extreme example is the Deepwater Horizon or BP oil spill of 2010, in which the oil platform exploded and sank, killing 11 people and spilling hundreds of thousands of barrels of oil into the Gulf of Mexico.
At The Law Offices of Edward C. Casey Jr., we offer legal assistance to industrial accident victims in the Bay Area, including victims of:
“Industrial accidents are caused by industrial companies, through accident, negligence, or incompetence, and often result in extensive property damage, serious injury, and loss of life.”
Corroded and malfunctioning equipment and outdated technology can result in explosions and severe or fatal injuries.
Hazardous chemical exposure
According to OSHA, toxic substance and chemical hazards include not only a wide range of possible health consequences but physical hazards, such as flammability, reactivity, and corrosion.
Large equipment and machinery are expensive for employers to upgrade and replace. However, unsafe, defective equipment and machinery in the workplace can lead to crush injuries, amputations, other serious injuries, and fatalities.
When work is conducted above, workers below can be injured by falling objects if proper safety measures are not in place.
Workers can suffer serious eye, ear, and head injuries from flying debris, such as wood shavings, glass pieces, and dust if appropriate personal protective gear is not provided by employers to prevent those injuries.
Why Choose Us
Your case is important to us — personally.
We know how to win
We have an impressive record of success in personal injury cases.
You will be served by our attorney — not an assistant
Expect unparalleled personal attention to be given to your case.
We are well-respected in the legal community
Our outstanding reputation for success can be of benefit to you.
We get results
Our law firm has recovered many six and seven figure settlements and verdicts. Take advantage of experience.
What Our Clients Say
I was involved in a serious 2 car auto collision on 21 January 2011. A lady made a right turn from the left lane, on a surface street going roughly 40 to 45 mph. I...Read More
Jann Maccollam, San Marcos, California
Our experience with the legal services of Ed Casey, Jr. was phenomenal! Having worked in the legal field for over seventeen years, we have not met another lawyer like Ed Casey, Jr. His professional demeanor...Read More
Stacey & Victor, Napa, CA
The law offices of Ed Casey were a tremendous help in resolving issues related to water intrusion in our home. The foundation slab did not meet industry standards which resulted in moisture seepage. Also, during...Read More
Alvin & Lorene King, American Canyon, CA
I retained Ed Casey several years ago when my husband had been seriously injured in a high speed auto collision. There was very little insurance and my husband had incurred hundreds of thousands of dollars...Read More
Xuan Nguyen, San Francisco, CA
When my dear elderly mom was treated negligently at a very reputable Bay Area nursing home I wasn’t sure how to proceed. Not being the litigious type, but knowing Mom had suffered needlessly, I sought...Read More
Elizabeth E., Albany, CA
On April 30th, 2004, I was involved in a horrific car accident. I was not at fault, rather it was a case of being at the wrong place at the wrong time. I needed an...Read More
Andres Bergero, Concord, CA
Ed Casey came highly recommended when I required an attorney capable of handling my complex issues. My family’s very financial life, future and home were at risk due to crimes committed by my then wife....Read More
Glenn Hopper, San Jose, CA
I would like to express my appreciation for Ed Casey’s excellent and outstanding service, in regard to my husband’s lawsuit. He settled my husband’s case quickly and we were more than satisfied with the settlement...Read More
Rita Diamond Cohen, Alameda, California
As a Private Investigator in the bay area with 30 years of experience with a variety of lawyers, I can honestly say that Ed Casey is among the best. He is hard working, diligent, smart,...Read More
Scott Ebke, Private Investigator
As a mediator, it is a rare pleasure to work with counsel who combine aggressive representation of their clients with pragmatism, creativity and realism. Ed Casey is such a litigator. I had the pleasure of...Read More
Sarah Burke, Esq., Burke ADR
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