At Saldo Law Group, our clients are given truly unmatched insight and legal knowledge, as we have a licensed physician on our staff. This unique experience is irreplaceable when handling cases involving complex or severe injuries, such as a burn injury case. If you have suffered a serious burn injury that required medical attention and hospitalization, allow our team of San Luis Obispo personal injury attorneys to take up your claim and represent you from start to finish.
We have won $200+ million for our clients. Call (844) 329-5993 to find out what your case might be worth.
The beginning of a burn injury claim involves determining the actual source and cause of your burn injury. Only through this process can the negligent party’s liability be established. If it appears that unreasonable negligence or recklessness was present on their part, they may be found entirely liable for your damages, which could include medical costs, lost wages, emotional trauma, and more.
Severe burn injuries could be caused by:
Many burn injuries are caused by products unfit for consumer use yet reached the market anyway. In such situations, a lawsuit will need to be brought against the manufacturer. This could require joining a mass tort against the company. Contact our San Luis Obispo personal injury lawyers at your earliest convenience if you believe this might be necessary for your burn injury claim and we can tell you what to do next.
In order to know how much compensation will be necessary to help you recover, you will need to know the extent of your burn injury. The higher the degree of burn severity, the more damage it has caused, and the more medical attention you will need. A higher degree is also indicative of a lasting or permanent burn, so lifelong compensation could also be part of your burn injury claim.
The six degree of burn injuries are:
If you have suffered a serious burn injury, you need to consider how you will pursue compensation as soon as possible. Waiting too long could trigger a statute of limitations that stops you from creating a lawsuit altogether. Call (844) 329-5993 or contact us online to learn how we can help you start your burn injury claim.