Significant burns are among the worst injuries a person can face. They can take years to heal and leave massive amounts of scarring. Burns can require skin grafts and other costly procedures and leave permanent disfigurement. Burn victims can come out of any situation where there is a fire or even areas where there are just chemicals in the air. Numerous chemicals can burn both the skin and lungs if inhaled. People can be burned in their homes, at their workplaces, or even in the car. There are numerous causes of the fires that cause serious burns. They include:
The treatment for serious burns can take years and cost thousands of dollars. It can require numerous surgeries. The chance of the burn site being infected is extremely high. Burns can also cause nerve damage if they are severe enough. In many ways, burns inflict catastrophic injuries on their victims. If you or someone you know has been the victim of serious burns, legal options may be available to you. Contact the burn injury lawyers in our firm to discuss your legal options and to schedule your free initial consultation.
The Augusta burn injury attorneys in our firm have a well-earned reputation for providing aggressive and high-quality legal services, and we know Georgia injury laws. If you are a victim of a burn injury, please complete the form on this webpage or call our office at (706) 828-1045 for a free case evaluation.