Suffolk Carbon Monoxide Poisoning | Virginia CO Poisoning Lawyer

Suffolk Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Lawsuits

The Law Offices of Richard J. Serpe, PC are experienced Virginia carbon monoxide poisoning lawyers. We help victims that have suffered from the serious side effects of carbon monoxide poisoning caused by a negligent individual or company. Negligent parties often include product manufacturers, building owners, repair companies, and employers. If you or a loved one have been poisoned by carbon monoxide and are now suffering the long term effects, contact our office for a free case evaluation.

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning LaywerWhy its Referred to as The Silent Killer

Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, tasteless, and odorless gas that can be deadly at unsafe levels or extended exposure. It is often referred to as The Silent Killer because it is virtually undetectable by the human senses. When a person is exposed to high levels of carbon monoxide, oxygen is displaced from the blood cutting off the oxygen supply to the body’s vital organs. Oxygen deprivation can lead to permanent brain damage and even death.

Carbon Monoxide Poisoning Symptoms

Symptoms of CO poisoning depend upon the concentration of carbon monoxide in the environment and the length of time the person is exposed. The most common symptoms include: headaches, weakness, dizziness, nausea, vomiting, shortness of breath, confusion, blurred vision, loss of consciousness, brain damage, and untimely death. At lower levels of exposure CO poisoning symptoms can be mistaken for the flu. We are not medical professionals. If you believe that you are experiencing symptoms of carbon monoxide poisoning , you should remove yourself from that environment and contact medical professionals immediately.

Find the Best Virginia Carbon Monoxide Lawyer for You

Our office is experienced in handling Carbon monoxide cases. If you or a loved one have been poisoned because of someone else’s negligence, and are now suffering from the long terms effects of the poisoning, contact our office for a free consultation.