Fire and Explosions

Fire

Whether a fire or explosion is caused in a motor vehicle, home, or commercial property, Gallagher & Kennedy attorneys have handled some of the highest profile cases in the state.  Our attorneys understand the special issues involved in proving explosion and fire cases, as well as the unique issues facing victims trying to recover from catastrophic burn injuries.  We understand that our role in burn injury cases is not limited to obtaining financial security for the victims, but also in helping to connect victims with the right medical and psychological support team to ensure maximum emotional and physical empowerment for our clients.

Representative cases include:

  • Confidential settlements against auto manufacturers for serious burn injuries and deaths of numerous police officers in defective police cars.
  • $7 million settlement resulting from gas explosion.
  • $3 million settlement resulting from gas explosion.
  • $1.5 million settlement resulting from gas explosion.
  • $1.5 million settlement for woman burned in gas explosion.