Elevator & Escalator Injuries
Almost all multi-story buildings contain a variety of elevators and escalators. We use them every day and assume the devices are safe to use. 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 the Law Office of Brock Duke understand the hardships caused by severe injuries. Our elevator and escalator accident attorneys 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, the Law Office of Brock Duke personal injury attorneys 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 our professionals get to work for you today!