Viburnum, MO (December 8, 2022) – An accident reported in Viburnum, Missouri, claimed the life of one person on Tuesday. On December 6, emergency crews were called to the scene of an accident at a mine.
According to the Iron County Sheriff’s Office, a mining accident occurred at the Doe Run Company’s Casteel Mine. Details surrounding the accident are limited at this time. However, one person was fatally injured as a result of the incident.
The circumstances surrounding this fatal workplace accident are currently under investigation.
Our condolences are with the family of the victim who died as a result of this accident.
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When a loved one is lost in a mining accident, the first thing that families want is answers. They want to know what happened and why. But often, they are left with more questions than answers. The unfortunate truth is that no one expects to lose a loved one as a result of a mining accident.
If you do experience the sudden and unexpected loss of a loved one, you may be able to file a wrongful death claim against the responsible party. This is a legal claim against the person or company responsible for the death of your loved one that can be filed in either state or federal court. Wrongful death claims are designed to provide families with financial relief for funeral expenses, lost earning capacity, and a variety of other costs and losses that they face after losing a loved one.
Wrongful death claims are extremely complicated and time-consuming. For this reason, it is important to have an experienced Viburnum wrongful death attorney on your side. The attorney will investigate the accident, gather evidence, and build a strong case to get you the compensation you deserve.
Your attorney will be able to investigate the incident for you and gather strong evidence. They will be able to determine what act of negligence led to the loss of your loved one. They will be able to build a strong case for you and fight for compensation to ensure that your family has the financial resources that you need moving forward.
If you have lost a loved one as a result of a workplace accident, it is important to consult with a Viburnum workplace accident lawyer as soon as possible. Our Missouri personal injury lawyers at Peterson & Associates, P.C., are available for free consultations and can help you understand your rights and options under the law. Call us today at 816-888-8888 to schedule a free consultation.
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