A low voltage electric shock is dangerous because it can cause electrocution and fatal injuries even though there are no visible signs of external injury.
Research has shown that the effects of electric shock on the brain may include several neurologic and neuropsychological consequences.
Post electric shock syndrome is a form of post-traumatic stress disorder as victims can suffer from neuropsychological and neuropsychiatric injuries
A minor electric shock is something to be worried about. A shock – whether labelled as “minor” or “major” – is dangerous and can cause serious injury. When a so-called minor shock results in an electricity traveling through a person’s body, medical attention should be sought immediately. What is a minor electric shock? A minor […]
You should be concerned if you have tingling after an electric shock even if the damage seems minor: Left untreated, it can potentially have harmful effects
Tragically, a teenager was electrocuted in Detroit by a DTE power line while working with a friend to help prevent break-ins on a roof of a warehouse.
High voltage injuries are very serious. Even though they do not result in death, electric shock injuries warrant immediate medical attention.