Lawyer for Electrocutions in Chicago, IL

Electrical injuries and electrocutions are more common than you would think. The Electrical Safety Foundation reports, that between 2011 and 2022, 6% of all workplace fatalities involved electrocution injury.

The frequency of electrical accidents, however, does nothing to diminish the pain of an electrical burn or the loss of a loved one. At The Jasmer Law Firm, we can explain your options after an electrical injury or electrocution. For more than 27 years, attorney David Jasmer has helped injured individuals in the Chicago area. He can provide you with the advice and support you need after your construction accident.

Common Causes of Electrocution

construction worker working on an electric power line

Common Causes of Electrocution

Some common causes of electrical injuries on construction sites include:

  • Exposed, underground electrical cables
  • Defective equipment such as power tools or heavy machinery
  • Exposed wires
  • Negligently installed electrical wires or components
  • Negligently designed electrical systems


Regardless of the cause of your accident, we understand the impact an electrical accident can have on you and your loved ones. You could be left with significant electrical burns and scarring. A significant electrical charge can damage your heart and your veins. With higher voltage, an electrical accident can lead to a wrongful death.

At The Jasmer Law Firm, we stand ready to help you through the legal process and answer your questions about the next steps you can take. We are dedicated to pursuing full and fair
compensation to help you cover the costs of your injury or loss, including lost wages, medical expenses, damages for pain and suffering, and other damages.

Contact a Lawyer After an Electrocution

To speak with a lawyer about your electrical accident case in a free, no-obligation consultation,. call us at 312-386-7011 or 866-920-6021. Attorney David Jasmer can meet with you during the evening or on weekends. He can also come to the hospital or your home if necessary. These cases are handled on a contingent fee basis.

Contact Us

If you are interested in setting up a time to meet with attorney David Jasmer in our downtown Chicago office, please get in touch We don't collect attorney fees unless we obtain compensation for you.