Burn Injury Attorneys in Birmingham, AL
Have you or a loved one suffered serious burn injuries? If so, you are not alone. In the United States, there are approximately 2.4 million burn injuries reported each year. Burn accident statistics show that at least 50% of all burn accidents could have been prevented. As a burn injury victim, consulting a personal injury attorney as soon as possible after an injury can save you a lot of trouble. An Alabama burn injury lawyer at Petro Accident and Injury Attorneys can review the circumstances of the incident that led to your injuries, and also, help determine if someone else was responsible for them.
Types of Burn Injuries
Burn injuries are a leading cause of accidental deaths in the United States, second only to auto accidents. A burn injury can cause excruciating pain, both at the time of the injury and during the entire healing process. Extensive reconstructive surgery, skin grafting and physical therapy may be required after a burn injury, and the victim will have to suffer through all of this with the knowledge that permanent disfigurement, disability, or also scarring is possible. As a result, burn injuries are often catastrophic, and one of the most expensive injuries to treat. At Petro Accident and Injury Attorneys, we help burn injury victims receive financial compensation that will pay for current and future medical expenses, lost wages, and other out-of-pocket expenses that can be so overwhelming.
Burn injuries may result from:
- Residential fire
- Construction site accident
- Auto accident
- Trucking accident
- Motorcycle accident
- Chemical exposure
- Or other situations where exposure to heat, fire, or dangerous chemicals.