Annually there are thousands of burn trauma-related deaths. Also, there are tens of thousands of burn injuries that occur in the United States at home and in the workplace. Some industries carry a high danger for the workers of suffering burn injuries. But other types of burn injuries occur due to defective products and faulty equipment.
The numbers of burn-related victims have steadily increased since the 1950’s. And at that time only ten burn centers cared for victims and their rehabilitation. But in the United States today there are more than 200 trauma centers. And these care for badly to moderately burned patients, and their improvement (More Here.)
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Burn injury statistics illustrate approximately 50% of accidents were avoidable. Hence, often third party negligence had a role to play. So this means someone else did something dumb that led to the burn injuries.
But the high-risk groups for burn injuries include:
Most of all, workers in high risk industries have exposure to heat and flame regularly. The most common causes of burn injuries for these groups are hot liquids and fire. But there are also other causes of accidental fires and electrocutions.
And this will be someone who helps burned people and who need to sue. Negligence ending severe burn injuries means the party who set off the chain of events is a defendant. So this is the person(s) that caused your wounds.
And they can be liable for their actions. Most of all, these wrongdoers owe you compensation. Furthermore, our mission is getting that recovered for you, the injury victim. Ehline Law Firm have years of experience and resources to protect the victim’s rights. Also, the law limits the amount of time the offended party has to file a lawsuit.
Furthermore, delaying filing a wrongful death lawsuit can be fatal. So when a family has lost a loved one from a fire or heat related fatality, they need a lawyer fast. Get on the horn and discuss your possible legal case toll-free at (213) 596-9642.