After a catastrophic burn injury, you may feel hopeless and overwhelmed by the physical and emotional damages you sustained. At Kaufman Law, P.C., we’re committed to helping accident victims get the compensation they deserve. With more than 100 years of legal experience behind us, we understand the importance of securing a full recovery.
With an Atlanta personal injury lawyer from Kaufman Law, P.C. on your side, you can have confidence your case is in good hands and focus on making a swift recovery from your accident. To learn more about your legal options with us, get in touch with a burn injury attorney from Kaufman Law, P.C. in Atlanta.
The first step is determining if you have a legitimate case. In short, if someone else isliable for your damages (caused your accident through negligent or careless actions), you can seek compensation through a personal injury claim or lawsuit.
The legal process for burn injury cases often looks like this:
Many types of accidents can lead to burn injuries. Some of the most frequent are traffic collisions, such as car accidents, truck accidents, and motorcycle accidents. Industrial workplace accidents can also lead to serious burns, including chemical and electrical injuries. Although many burns are the result of fires, other forms include:
When it comes to seeking compensation for your wrongful damages, your personal injury award may need to include not only your initial medical expenses and lost wages, but also ongoing care from your doctor or a burn injury treatment center. The recovery process for a severe burn is painful and extensive. Additionally, many victims of burns are prone to additional medical complications, such as:
There are three types (degrees) of burn injuries: first, second, and third. In extreme cases, doctors may categorize a burn in the “fourth degree,” but this is uncommon; these injuries are usually categorized as “third degree” burns.
Finding the right Atlanta burn injury attorney is imperative after a serious burn accident. Our team is available 24/7 to take your call, so don’t hesitate to pick up the phone and request your free consultation today. Our trusted firm has helped clients like you in Atlanta for 40 years. Let us help you today. Simply call us at (404) 355-4000 or fill out our online form at your earliest convenience.
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