$5 Million in Burn Injury LawsuitAugust 15, 2018

$5 Million in Burn Injury Lawsuit: Burn injuries can be a painful and potentially life threatening injury. Burns can occur from exposure to fire, hot surfaces and boiling water. When people are negligently exposed to situations that cause burns having the right attorney on your side can make all the difference. Gill and Chamas has …

Explosions in the WorkplaceJuly 18, 2018

Explosions in the Workplace: Many employees work with flammable materials on a daily basis with the understanding that what they are doing is safe and will not cause harm to themselves or others. However, when employers scrimp on safety, their negligence can spark serious injuries or even death. These employers should be held accountable for …

Fuel Tank Explosion AttorneysJune 8, 2018

Fuel Tank Explosion Attorneys: It is not uncommon to see fuel tanks in automobiles, buildings and structures as a source of energy. Maintaining these fuel tanks are essential for everyone’s safety. There are many people who live and work within close proximity to these fuel tanks. Therefore, if an explosion were to occur the results …

Explosion Accident Attorneys – Burn InjuriesMay 21, 2018

Explosion Accident Attorneys: Many employees work with flammable materials on a daily basis with the understanding that what they are doing is safe and will not cause harm to themselves or others. However, when employers scrimp on safety, their negligence can spark serious injuries or even death. These employers should be held accountable for their …

NJ Firefighters Raise Money for Burn CenterFebruary 20, 2018

Jersey City firefighters placed first in annual ski and snowboard races this month to raise funds for the Burn Center at St. Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston. In all, 37 teams of professional and volunteer firefighters came out on Friday, Feb. 9, to the 31st annual event, which is now held at Mountain Creek Ski …

$1.325 Million for Burn InjuriesAugust 2, 2017

A man who suffered serious burn injuries received a global settlement of $1,325,000. The 55-year old plaintiff is a retired fireman that also did electrical work and handy man work for one of the Defendants. One of the defendants in this case required a fire suppression control panel to be repaired at a warehouse so …

Amputation at Tyson Foods exposes chemical, fall, fire hazards at Texas plantAugust 17, 2016

Agency fines company $263K for 15 serious, 2 repeated workplace safety violations DALLAS – A gruesome employee injury led federal workplace safety inspectors to discover the nation’s largest meat and poultry processor endangered workers by exposing them to amputation hazards, high levels of carbon dioxide and peracetic acid without providing personal protective equipment. Responding to …

$5 Million for Fatal Burn AccidentJune 1, 2016

Fatal Burn Accident: The estate of a 32 year old man who died of burns suffered in a fire at a Bound Brook chemical plant settled its wrongful death suit for $5 million. The plaintiff was working as a night security guard when he responded to an alarm in a building where chemicals were being …

Burn Injury Lawyer Gets Man $1.533 Million

A Dunellen man who suffered leg burns in a power station accident accepted $1.533 million to settle his Middlesex County suit. The plaintiff, now 39, was a control room operator at a Linden power station run by his employer. The plaintiff claimed a bypass valve that was shut down earlier was not reopened once the …

Burn Lawsuit Settles for $5 Million

Burn Lawsuit: Two people badly burned by boiling water from a burst water pipe in their Jersey City apartment will share a $5 million settlement from companies that owned and managed their building. When a smoke alarm went off at 2:00 in the morning, both plaintiffs jumped out of bed and into three to six inches …