Recovering From Severe Burn Injuries

Burns and explosion injuries are among the most frightful that people can experience. In addition to the pain, destruction of tissue and lengthy recovery, burn victims must often deal with difficult pain and psychological issues arising from the change in appearance.Burn victims must undergo painful skin removal and skin grafts. Following surgery, they endure months or years of physical therapy. If they are not exercised, burned parts become immobile.Severe burns are frequently the result of wrongful acts or negligence, which can take many forms: 

  • Another vehicle collides with yours, causing gas to explode.
  • A “controlled burn” of nearby brush gets out of control.
  • A faulty space heater sets your apartment ablaze.
  • A nightclub catches fire and burns numerous guests.
  • Inadequately labeled chemicals in the garage explode.
  • A faulty water heater causes your baby’s bath water to overheat.

Serious burns, in other words, can occur in any personal injury situation. If you suffer severe burns, you will want a lawyer experienced and successful in winning these kinds of accident cases.

Help For Burn Victims in Southern California

Because of all these issues, the lawyers at Chambers & Noronha often seek record damages for victims of negligence. We file claims for medical expenses, lost earnings, pain and suffering, scarring, loss of use of body parts, emotional damages, and in cases of wrongful death, funeral expenses and loss of consortium.

If you or a loved one has been badly burned you may be entitled to compensation. Our attorneys can help you solve financial issues arising from this accident. Call Chambers & Noronha at 714-558-1400 with your questions — or ask them by email.