Fire & Explosion Accidents in North Carolina

Call Our Durham Personal Injury Lawyers

Although a small number of fires and explosions occur in residences, cars, and other non-industrial locations, the majority are workplace-related. These accidents cause severe mental and physical trauma and may require years of painful medical procedures, counseling, and rehabilitation just to regain semi-normal function.

Explosions and fires can occur for any of these common reasons:

  • Leaking natural gas lines
  • Gasoline and propane tanks
  • Flammable substances such as paint thinners, heating fuel, petroleum, and welding gases
  • Faulty wiring
  • Improperly maintained or malfunctioning equipment

How Do I Seek Compensation for My Injuries?

Because there may be many parties involved who may be liable for an explosion, often with only limited insurance for their share of liability, it is almost impossible for a private citizen to pursue and receive proper compensation in an explosion case by themselves.

This is where the North Carolina personal injury lawyers at Twiggs, Strickland & Rabenau can help. We work hard to investigate the scene of the explosion or fire and always keep your needs in mind. We argue for your right to receive full compensation for the damages you have received.

Serious Injuries Require Serious Assistance

Because explosions and fire are so traumatic, it is important that you take the time to heal. Let our Durham injury attorneys handle your case while you focus on recovery.

Exposure to explosions may cause exceptionally painful injuries such as:


If you or a loved one are the victim of injures from an explosion caused by someone else’s negligence, contact us today for an initial consultation. We are committed to your case from beginning to end and you pay us no fees unless you are compensated for your injuries.