Severe Burns & Scars

Each year in the United States, 1.1 million burn injuries require medical attention, according to statistics of the American Burn Association. Defined as tissue damage caused by a variety of agents, including heat or chemicals, a burn is most commonly the result of:

  • Industrial Accidents
  • Car Accident
  • Explosions from Gas and other Flammable Liquids
  • Scalding/ Hot Water
  • Electrical Accidents
  • Lighters & Matches
  • Gasoline Spills
  • Building Fires
  • Defective Candles

Victims of severe burns need expert care to deal with the psychological and long-term physical effects of their injuries. The Severe Burns lawyers at Carter & Putnam understand that in addition to recovering the maximum amount for pain and suffering, our clients also want to ensure that their medical bills get paid, any lost wages are reimbursed to prevent any financial suffering, and insurance companies recognize and accept responsibility for any future treatment expenses relating to our clients’ injuries.

If you or a family member has endured a severe burn or permanent scar, you should speak with the Severe Burn lawyers at Carter & Putnam who consistently provided excellent legal advice and representation in this area of law. Call us at 816.246.8881 for a free consultation.