At CaseyGerry, we understand the devastating impact burn injuries can have on your life. We’re here to guide you through the complex process of filing a burn injury claim by providing the legal advice and compassion you deserve. We work hard so that you have the best chance of recovering the compensation you’re entitled to for your losses. Remember, your claim’s worth is not just a number but a reflection of the physical and emotional hardship you’ve endured. Please get in touch with us to schedule a free consultation.
There are different types of burn injuries, each with unique characteristics and potential complications. Here are some of the most common ones encountered by our San Diego trial lawyers:
Regardless of the type of burn injury, seek legal counsel for professional advice on moving forward.
Burn injuries occur in various settings and are often the result of unfortunate accidents. These can range from simple household incidents to catastrophic traffic accidents.
Causes can include the following:
Burn injury claims can have one or several liable parties. For example, fire-related burns from a car crash could lead to a claim against the negligent driver and the vehicle manufacturer if a flaw worsened the spread of flames. Here are some potentially liable parties:
Severe burns often result in significant financial compensation because of the mobility issues and disfigurement that usually accompany them. These could lead to six-figure burn injury settlements. If the court awards punitive damages, you could receive even more.
Note that these are ballpark guesses. Only an experienced personal injury attorney can evaluate your case and estimate its worth.
The legal process to recover compensation for burn injury claims begins at the time of the injury–how you respond to the incident could impact your claim. Note that your priority throughout the process should be your health:
If you or a loved one has suffered a burn injury, consult with a legal team that delivers results. We have the knowledge and experience to navigate the complex legal process, identify liable parties, and advocate for your rights. Our experienced attorneys work hard to positively influence the outcome of your claim. Schedule a free consultation with CaseyGerry today.