Although drinking alcohol is often associated with celebration and having a good time with friends and family, it can quickly take a turn for the worse if someone abuses alcohol. When consumed in large amounts, alcohol can cause severe and some irreversible consequences to your body. If you or someone you know chooses or is forced to binge drink, you could suffer from alcohol poisoning.
Alcohol poisoning may be the result of willfully negligent or reckless actions on the part of another. If you or someone you know has suffered alcohol poisoning because of another person’s actions, a qualified legal representative can help you to fight for financial compensation. Contact the Sheboygan personal injury lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® at (920) 459-8000 today to schedule a free consultation to discuss your legal options.
The majority of alcohol poisoning cases happen at parties and private residences, but there are some cases where it can happen at restaurants or bars. Employees and owners of these establishments are supposed to stop serving once the patron is intoxicated, but in some cases they do not. Some consequences of alcohol poisoning include:
If you are with someone who is experiencing these symptoms after drinking alcohol, seek medical attention immediately. Alcohol poisoning is very dangerous and could lead to brain or liver damage, or even death.
It is important that you are fully advised of your legal rights if you have suffered alcohol poisoning due to another party’s actions. Contact the Sheboygan personal injury lawyers of Habush Habush & Rottier S.C. ® by calling (920) 459-8000.