Burn injuries are among the most painful and disfiguring injuries that a person can endure and are most common among young children and the elderly. They are also one of the fourth most common types of traumatic injury after falls, violent attacks and traffic accidents.You do not have to suffer in silence. Glen Lerner burn injury attorneys are ready to speak on your behalf and fight to recover compensation for medical expenses, losses and damages.
Life after a Burn Injury Accident
Burn injuries are most commonly the result of:
Fire – contact with an open flame.
Scalding – contact with hot or boiling water, steam, or a hot beverage.
Direct Contact – contact with hot items such as lit cigarettes, irons, or coals.
Sub-Dermal – contact with “live” objects such as defective electronic appliances, or electric wires.
Chemical – contact with a harmful chemical or its fumes, such as battery fluid and household cleaners.
Other – tanning beds, fireworks, lightning strikes and exposure to radiation.
Depending on the degree of injury, recovery after a burn accident may require multiple surgeries, long-term medical care, additional mobility and assistive devices, and continuous physical, occupational and emotional therapy.
Contact a Glen Lerner Burn Injury Attorney Today!
We are ready to act on your behalf and go after those responsible for your injuries. Our personal injury legal team will help build a case that will hold those responsible liable for medical expenses, lost-wages, damages and pain and suffering.