Experienced advocates for victims of oil and gas accidents

The Kanelopoulos Law Firm protects the rights of workers and landowners who have been severely injured as a result of an oil, gas or energy accident. Our firm can provide you with the insight and advocacy you need to stand firm against the drilling or utility companies who are exposing their employees and neighbors to hazardous conditions. Our oil and gas injury lawyers in Oklahoma City have an in-depth knowledge of land titles, mineral leases, environmental laws and other state and federal regulatory matters that can play a substantial role in the outcome of your lawsuit.

Our aggressive and dedicated Oklahoma City oil and gas injury attorneys have the investigative resources to obtain a thorough understanding of the violations that have occurred and the steps that were taken to insulate the drilling company, manufacturer or service provider from legal and financial liability. Our firm consults with oil, gas and mineral excavation specialists who provide expert guidance as the case proceeds toward settlement or trial.

Representation for injured oil and gas workers

The Oklahoma City oil and gas injury lawyers of the Kanelopoulos Law Firm understand the obstacles that roughnecks and utility workers face when seeking to recover compensation for an on-the-job injury.  Oil and gas accidents can involve chemical burns, back strain, repetitive stress syndrome or other painful injuries. Our attorneys can help you respond to accidents involving:

  • Oil rig and derrick safety violations
  • Drilling rig accidents
  • Improper construction
  • Explosions
  • Falling pipelines
  • Chronic illnesses
  • Improper installations
  • Delayed maintenance or repairs
  • Transportation accidents
  • Storage problems
  • Contamination
  • Whistleblower protection
  • Occupational safety regulations
  • Inadequate safety procedures

Representation for civilians or neighboring landowners

The process of mining for natural minerals inevitably carries the risk of serious damage to neighboring properties and injury to the people residing on them. Whether you suspect environmental contamination or experience personal or property damage as a result of a local explosion, it is important to retain a lawyer with the knowledge to successfully file a lawsuit on your behalf. Our oil and gas injury attorneys in Oklahoma City can help you take legal action if you have been subjected to any of the following environmental hazards:

  • Gas leaks
  • Pipeline explosions
  • Chemical plant accidents
  • Hydrofracking
  • Defective equipment
  • Environmental hazards
  • Groundwater seepage
  • Toxic exposures
  • Improper storage or disposal
  • Pollution or environmental poisoning