Montana's Coal Mine Accident Lawyer

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Working Toward Maximum Compensation for Your Accident Case

In some cases, the insurance company will cut corners in order to avoid compensating you fully. At Odegaard Kovacich Snipes, we will fight to help you get the biggest settlement possible.

Coal Mining Accidents Are Severe

Those who work in this high-risk industry are constantly in danger of a serious accident that could be debilitating or even fatal. If you are injured in a coal mining accident, or if your loved one was killed in an accident of this nature, then you need to seek legal assistance from our reliable law firm. In some cases, the insurance company will cut corners in order to avoid compensating you fully. At Odegaard Kovacich Snipes, we will fight to help you get the largest settlement possible to provide you the time to recover and rest after your ordeal.

A mining accident occurs during the process of mining minerals. Each year, thousands of miners die from mining accidents, especially while they are coal mining and hard rock mining.

Mining accidents are often caused by:

  • Poisonous gas leaks (e.g. hydrogen sulfide)
  • Explosive natural gases (firedamp or methane)
  • Dust explosions
  • Collapsing of mine stopes
  • Flooding
  • Methane & coal-dust explosions

It is critical that you work with an lawyer who has the experience, knowledge, and skill to handle cases involving coal mining accidents. Contact us today to request your free consultation so we can discuss your situation and legal options as soon as possible.

Working Toward Maximum Compensation for Your Accident Case

In some cases, the insurance company will cut corners in order to avoid compensating you fully. At Odegaard Kovacich Snipes, we will fight to help you get the biggest settlement possible. Our Montana construction accident lawyers are focused on assisting those in need in their cases. You may even be able to seek compensation from other parties who are partially responsible for your accident! Don't hesitate to talk about third-party claims with a lawyer at our firm.

Highlights

Over $500 Million Recovered for Our Clients

Giving it all it takes to maximize our client’s recovery. Read our case results to see how we’ve recovered millions for injury victims. If you’ve been injured due to someone else’s negligence, turn to a firm with a history of success.

$13,750,000
Traumatic Brain Injury

Our client suffered a severe traumatic brain injury when a faulty and improperly maintained parking ...

$1,000,000
Workers' Compensation

The firm's client suffered a severe ankle injury working in an automobile maintenance facility. She...

$1,000,000
Unsafe Equipment/Industrial Premises

70 year old male suffered devastating degloving and amputation injuries while operating unguarded in...

$825,000
Occupational Disease - Brain Cancer

Client was a long-term employee of a company manufacturing metal-based chemicals near Helena, MT. Cl...

$815,000
Workers' Compensation and Personal Injury Settlement

Client injured in a motor vehicle accident in the course and scope of her employment, which resulted...

$750,000
Workers' Compensation Settlement

$750,000, plus payment of all medical expenses, obtained from various insurers for a workplace accid...

$750,000
Workers' Compensation Settlement

$750,000, plus payment of all medical expenses, obtained from various insurers for a workplace accid...

$400,000
Workers' Compensation and Motor Vehicle Accident Settlement

Client was an HVAC technician who was involved in a car accident in the course and scope of his empl...

Why Hire Odegaard Kovacich Snipes?

It is critical that you work with an attorney who has the experience, knowledge, and skill to handle cases involving both commercial and personal vehicle accidents. And, it is critical you hire an attorney who knows, thoroughly, the injury laws in Montana.

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No Risk

You pay nothing unless we recover financial compensation for you.

FREE Case Evaluation

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Results

We have recovered over $500+ million for our clients.

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