Suffering from burns can be a life-changing event, and the accident that caused it can lead to serious emotional and psychological obstacles to overcome in additional to physical recovery. Oftentimes, burn treatments require multiple procedures, and even then the damage can be severe and irreparable.
If you have been injured in a burn, fire, or explosion in a car or truck accident, on someone else’s property, or in any situation that resulted from someone’s negligence or malpractice, contact us to discuss your options to seek compensation. You may be able to seek damages in a personal injury lawsuit in civil court for their actions. We offer a free case evaluation, in which we will discuss your injuries, the impact that they have had on your life, the financial issues you have been dealing with after your accident, and anything else related to your burns. In addition, we will explain to you how our practice works, the options we see for pursuing your case, and answer any other questions you may have about how we will handle your situation.
Contact us as soon as possible to begin the process immediately, and read more below about fire, explosion, and burn personal injury lawsuits in Atlanta.
Can I File a Personal Injury Lawsuit After Suffering Burns?
If you were injured as a result of someone else’s actions, and your injuries have caused financial expenses on your behalf, then you may be able to seek damages from the defendant through a personal injury lawsuit. In the lawsuit, we will calculate the number of damages owed for both your financial suffering as well as your non-economic suffering like the pain you have experienced, trauma you have endured, and any other emotional or psychological effects that you have been struggling with since your injuries.
If you have missed work because of your burns, have had medical expenses, recovery costs, and any type of issues with disability, then we will be sure to represent your case accurately and completely to the judge and jury while seeking your compensation. There are many things that we will include in the amount we are fighting for, because we understand that injuries go beyond the physical wounds and can have a serious impact on every aspect of your life.
What Are Some Examples of Fires, Explosions, or Burns I Can Sue For?
There are many different circumstances where you could suffer from burns, but below are a few examples that could lead to a civil lawsuit:
- Tanker explosion after a truck accident
- Equipment failure
- Improper warning systems in an apartment complex or public area
- Improper fire exits or evacuation plans
- Workplace hazards
- Malice or intentional harm
- Scalding water
As you can see from this short list above, there are many ways that people can be burned. If your burns were the result of someone else’s actions, then you may be able to pursue damages from them in civil court.
Contact Us As Soon as Possible
We understand that dealing with burns can be excruciating, and that recovery can be long and hard. While we can not help with physical recovery, we can take on the stress of dealing with the legal aspects of your injuries. We will do everything we can in order to keep this process as low-stress as possible so that you can focus on rehabilitation with the confidence that an experienced team of personal injury lawyers in Atlanta is fighting for your best interests. We look forward to working with you — schedule your case evaluation today.