Burn injuries often lead to severe and disabling conditions. Many burn victims suffer from permanent disfigurement. If you or somebody you care about has received a burn injury caused by another person’s negligence, the Villarreal & Begum Law Firm is ready to help. Our San Antonio burn injury attorneys will work to secure the compensation you are entitled to.
If you or somebody you love has sustained a burn injury, the San Antonio personal injury attorneys at the Villarreal & Begum Law Firm can help you secure the compensation you deserve.
When a burn injury occurs due to the negligence of another person, a thorough investigation will need to be completed in order to prove liability. Your San Antonio burn injury lawyers will use the resources at their disposal to obtain all evidence related to the injury. Your attorney will be responsible for handling all aspects of your case, including any negotiations with the defendant and their insurer. If necessary, your attorney will prepare your case to go to trial in order to secure the compensation you deserve.
Burn injuries are not uncommon in the United States, and they can occur in a variety of ways. They are commonly caused by:
The American Burn Injury Association says that around 450,000 people receive treatment for burn injuries in hospitals in the US each year. This statistic does not factor in those who seek treatment in doctors’ offices, clinics, for other healthcare facilities. The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) states that burns and fires are the third leading cause of death in homes in the country.
Burn injuries are classified by severity. Third-degree and fourth-degree burns commonly lead to disfigurement and disabilities for victims. One major cause of prolonged recovery and fatalities due to burns is the high rate of infection due to burn injuries. Burn victims often sustain major medical expenses as well as immense physical, psychological, and emotional trauma.
If you or somebody you care about has sustained a burn injury that was caused by another person’s careless or negligent actions, contact a San Antonio injury attorney today. At the Villarreal & Begum Law Firm, we will get to work securing the following:
When you need a San Antonio burn injury attorney, you can contact us for a free consultation online or by calling us at (210) 777-4878.