What legal recourse do victims of electrocution have? | Shapiro, Washburn & Sharp

If the electrocution was work-related, the victim may be eligible for workers’ compensation and/or pursue a third-party lawsuit against any other responsible parties. If the injury was caused by a defective appliance, the victim may be able to pursue a defective product lawsuit. Faulty wiring can be a premises liability lawsuit. Victims of electrocution should contact a personal injury attorney to find out what legal options they have.