Pursuing Full Compensation for Burn Injuries and Scars
Burn injuries can be very painful and may require multiple surgeries and extensive medical treatment. If you or a family member was burned on the job or as the result of someone else’s negligence or a defective product, you may be able to recover for damages.
Lieberman, Ryan & Forrest, L.L.C., has extensive experience with a variety of personal injury claims, including those related to severe burning and scarring. Since 1983, we have helped clients throughout New Jersey to receive full compensation to assist with medical bills, ongoing medical treatment, lost wages and other factors. We are skilled negotiators and trial lawyers who will fight for your rights to compensation at every step.
Before you talk to the insurance companies, call a lawyer to ensure your legal rights are protected. Contact us today for a free initial consultation: call our Somerville office at 908-608-8504 or our Flemington office at 908-643-7134.
Types and Causes of Burn Injuries
There are many situations that can cause burn injuries, including product defects, building fires, automobile accidents, fireworks accidents, gas explosions and electrocution. Burns can range from minor to severe and include the following types:
- Contact burn — when skin is in contact with something hot
- Electrical burn — from electrical outlets and wiring
- Scalding — when hot liquids come in contact with skin
- Flame burn — from explosions, smoking and flammable items
- Ultraviolet burn — from tanning beds or prolonged exposure to the sun
- Chemical burn — typically happens in an industrial environment
- Inhalation — when hot smoke or fumes are inhaled during a fire
We are Somerville burn injury attorneys who help with all aspects of your case. One of our attorneys will personally meet with you to fully understand your situation and evaluate your claim. Depending on your circumstances, we will examine evidence and the crime scene, interview witnesses and review police and medical reports to build a strong case on your behalf.
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To schedule a free, no-obligation initial consultation, call us toll free at 908-608-8504 to reach our Somerville office or 908-643-7134 for our Flemington office. Or, if you prefer, contact us by e-mail using our online submission form. Evening and weekend appointments are available, and we don’t charge a fee unless you recover for your injuries.