Smoking tobacco is dangerous to your health in more ways than you may realize. In addition to the long term risks of heart and lung disease, cigarettes have also been the cause of many disastrous accidents. In fact, lit cigarettes are the leading cause of fatal house fires in the United States. If you smoke, or live with someone who does, it is very important to observe basic fire safety.
Careless smokers are not only taking chances with their own lives; they are also risking the lives of everyone who lives near them. If you or a loved one has been injured in a preventable fire caused by negligence, the Milwaukee personal injury lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® can help. Call our offices at (414) 271-0900.
The U.S. Fire Administration has published important fire safety tips for smokers, including:
If you or a loved one has been hurt by a negligent smoker or other party, our Milwaukee burn injury attorneys can help you decide what steps to take.
Victims of negligence can be eligible for compensation for medical expenses, lost wages, and pain and suffering. To discuss your case with an experienced Milwaukee house fire injury attorney, contact Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® at (414) 271-0900.