Eight People Injured Including Children After They Were Exposed To Carbon Monoxide Gas At Bell Gardens Home
BELL GARDENS, CALIFORNIA (January 15, 2019) – Eight people had to be taken to the hospital after they were injured in a carbon monoxide poisoning accident.
Los Angeles police are saying that the accident took place in Bell Gardens on Clara Avenue. All eight people were rushed to the hospital.
The cause of the accident remains under investigation at this time.
Liability In Carbon Monoxide Accidents
Carbon monoxide is a colorless and odorless gas that can be lethal when there are more than 300 parts per million in an enclose space. 200 parts per million is more than enough to make someone extremely sick. Leaks can happen for a variety of different reasons. A water heater or other appliance may malfunction and leak the gas.
Victims may be able to recover damages by filing a claim against the company that manufactured a device that leaked carbon monoxide. These types of cases can be extremely complex. They are best examined by an experienced premises liability attorney.
Getting Help After A Carbon Monoxide Accident
If you or someone that you love has been injured in a carbon monoxide accident you may have legal recourse. Our team of personal injury attorneys are here to help in any way that we can. We understand how difficult it can be to recover after an accident. Whether you just have questions about your rights or need a free investigation into your case we are here for you. You can reach out to us anytime at (888) 888-9285.