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Burn Injury Lawyer Serving California

A fire, explosion, or any other accident that results in a severe burn injury can be very traumatic, particularly if it was caused by the negligence of another person or entity. A burn injury lawyer will get you the justice you deserve as you recover.

Both mentally and physically, your life is interrupted after an accident as you undergo excessive medical, surgical, and rehabilitative procedures. In some cases, you may expect to recover most of your capabilities in time, but in other cases, your injuries may stop you from working altogether. You may become overwhelmed by bills as you recover from this traumatic event. You may become increasingly depressed and angry as you try to cope with your situation and the annoying calls from creditors. Ariel Law Group is here for you and we?ll fight to get you the justice you deserve.

Do I need to hire a burn injury lawyer?

Yes. Burn injuries can result in permanent damage, disability, or even death. If you have experienced an accident that resulted in severe burn injuries, we recommend hiring a burn injury lawyer. 

These injuries require medical attention, which places a burden of medical bills on the victim in addition to psychological trauma. If you have been the victim of an accident, it is within your rights to sue the parties responsible for your medical bills, lost wages, as well as pain and suffering. Hiring an experienced California burn injury lawyer can?t undo the damage, but it can help you make sure that you get the restitution you deserve as you recover both physically and mentally.

If your family member or loved one lost their life due to a burn injury, you also have a right to sue for their untimely death. We know that compensation won?t make the loss of your loved one easier, however, we believe that it is important to hold people accountable for their negligence. Getting the compensation and justice you deserve can also help provide an important sense of closure.

The most common types of burn injuries

  • 1st-degree burns
  • 2nd-degree burns
  • 3rd-degree burns
  • Respiratory injuries
  • Nerve damage
  • Brain damage
  • Eye damage or blindness
  • Cardiovascular injury, such as cardiac arrest
  • Scarring 

What is the average settlement amount in a burn injury case?

In these cases, the amount of your settlement will depend on a variety of factors, such as

  • The extent of the victim?s injuries
  • Whether or not the victim?s injuries exacerbated a pre-existing condition
  • Whether or not the responsible party/parties acted recklessly or with negligence
  • If the victim was partially responsible for the accident.

What type of compensation may I be entitled to after a burn injury?

If you are involved in an accident that has left you with severe burn injuries, the compensation you are entitled to will be influenced by a variety of factors. Some of these factors include the following.

  • Past, present, and future medical bills related to injuries sustained in the accident. This includes hospital bills, ambulance bills, physical therapy, consultations with specialists, and in-home care services
  • Past and future lost wages resulting from the accident.
  • Out-of-pocket expenses caused by expenses resulting from the accident.
  • Pain and suffering resulting from physical pain, emotional distress, mental anguish, and loss of consortium. 
  • Punitive damages if the accident was the result of malicious or willful actions.
  • Wrongful death damages if a close relative dies resulting from a burn injury.

What you are entitled to may not yet be clear to you, but an experienced burn injury lawyer will analyze your case to determine the damages you are entitled to. 

How long do I have to sue following my accident?

Victims of these kinds of accidents have two years after the incident to file their case. After these two years have passed, victims can no longer sue, so it?s best to hire a burn injury lawyer as soon as possible.

Nuestra filosofía

En la firma de abogados Ariel, nuestra filosofía consiste en ayudar verdaderamente a las personas.

We understand that a burn injury caused by a fire, explosion, or automobile accident can happen to any of us ? to you or a spouse, child, relative, or close friend. What happens in a minute can result in serious injuries and medical expenses, rehabilitation therapy, and pain and suffering that can last a lifetime.

While we do not have the power to undo a tragic event, we can help you get the monetary relief you need to carry on.

Losing a Loved One

In certain situations, a burn injury can result in death. Whether this happens at once or months or years after the accident, family members must mourn the loss of a loved one. They also often lose the financial security their loved ones provided for the family and risk serious financial distress.

Nuestro equipo ha ayudado a cónyuges, hijos y otros familiares a presentar demandas por homicidio culposo para recuperar los gastos del ser querido antes de su fallecimiento y brindar apoyo continuo a la familia.

Burn Injuries – Frequently Asked Questions

How Employee Burnout is a Problem with the Company?

Employee Burnout is a serious problem for companies, as it can significantly negatively impact the overall morale, productivity, and profitability of the organization. Burnout affects employees in various ways, including physical and mental exhaustion, decreased motivation, and decreased job satisfaction. Companies must safeguard their employees against burnout and give them with the resources and support they require to be healthy and productive.

Work Burn Injury Compensation – Claim If You’re Burnt At Work?

If you were burned at work, you may be entitled to work burn injury compensation. If you are hurt at work due to an accident or carelessness, you might be entitled to pursue a claim for work burn injury compensation. According to the severity of the injury, you may be liable for compensation for lost earnings, medical bills, and other damages. An expert attorney can help you assess if you have a viable claim and collect the money you deserve.

Common mistakes to avoid when hiring a burn injury lawyer? 

Knowing who you’re hiring is essential, and mistakes to avoid when hiring a burn injury lawyer. Research the lawyer’s qualifications and background to ensure they’re experienced and capable of handling your case. Discuss the payment structure and timeline to ensure you’re both on the same page. A good lawyer will always be happy to answer your questions and explain further to ensure that you understand the legal process.

Contact Us to Schedule a Free Consultation

Our attorneys have more than 30 years of experience helping individuals in Los Angeles and throughout California recover monetary compensation for accidents involving severe burn injuries. We have won millions of dollars in compensation to help alleviate the staggering physical, emotional, and financial toll that accidents take on our clients.

If you have suffered a catastrophic injury or lost a loved one in a tragic accident, schedule an appointment with one of our lawyers to learn more about potential options for legal recourse. Our track record of success indicates we know how to fight for our clients. Our team has a proven 98% success rate and you will not pay any fees until we win your case. Contact us today for a free consultation.

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