Natural Gas Explosions in East Tennessee

Natural Gas Explosions | Personal Injury Lawyers

Our Experienced Morristown Personal Injury Lawyers on Your Side

Despite its usefulness, many people are injured every year from natural gas explosions and fires. The gathering, transmission, and distribution of natural gas products holds tremendous potential for injury. A single spark or electrical short in the presence of gas can cause a devastating explosion.

If you have suffered a serious injury in a natural gas explosion due to the negligence of another party, our Morristown personal injury lawyers at The Terry Law Firm are ready to help you recover the compensation you need to cover medical bills, time off from work, pain and suffering, and more.

Some of the common causes of natural gas accidents include:

  • Failure to add an odorant to natural gas as required by law
  • Over pressurization
  • Poorly maintained equipment
  • Faulty installation of equipment
  • Defective transmission equipment (things like gas meters, lines, control valves, and connectors)
  • Defective appliances (water heaters/boilers, furnaces, outdoor grills, ranges, ovens, cooktops, dryers, pool heaters, and gas generators)

Liability for Natural Gas Explosions

Liability for damages attributable to a natural gas explosion may fall on several parties including gas suppliers, manufacturers, distributors, sellers, installers, and repair technicians. For individuals and businesses who have suffered property damage or personal injury due to a natural gas explosion, an knowledgeable attorney can provide peace of mind about the numerous legal issues that may be involved, and help hold the right parties accountable.

Extensively Investigating & the Best Chance for a Positive Outcome

At The Terry Law Firm, our Morristown personal injury lawyers have a reputation for successfully representing victims of natural gas explosions and fires. We understand that such victims may need many types of treatment and rehabilitative services to deal with their injuries.

In addition to this, we understand how to extensively investigate gas fires and explosions, and give you the best chance at a positive outcome. If you or a loved one has received an injury due to a natural gas explosion, or if a loved one has suffered wrongful death due to a natural gas explosion, please take the time to discuss your case with us by calling (423) 586-5800.