The American Burn Association and the National Electric Injury Surveillance System-All Injury Project (NEISS-AIP) estimates some 450,000 individuals are injured by burns each year in the United States. Not all burn injuries are caused by the negligent actions of another party. However, if you or a loved one was severely burned as a result of the negligence of another individual, you may be entitled to compensation.
The burn injury lawyers at the Nourmand Law Firm are experts at fire cause and origin analysis and related evidentiary issues. Our legal team has successfully handled numerous burn injury cases. We have the in-depth knowledge about this area of the law, having worked with countless survivors in California.Types of Burn Injuries
A burn injury can be sustained through various methods including heat, gas, explosives, candles, hot liquids and more. Burn injuries are often categorized by how the injury was caused and how severe it is. Subgroups include first, second and third degree burns, with third-degree burns being the most severe.
If you were burned due to the negligence of another individual, you need the assistance of an experienced attorney to help you obtain the full extent of the money damages that you deserve. Michael Nourmand is a seasoned personal injury lawyer, working with burn injury survivors in the California region.The Impact of a Burn Injury
Many burn survivors, as well as certified medical professionals, will agree that burns are some of the most agonizing types of bodily injuries. In addition to physical injuries, burn victims can also suffer from psychological and emotional trauma, including PTSD, long after the physical wounds have healed.
The bottom line is that a burn injury can have a devastating impact on all aspects of a victim’s life. You may incur significant medical bills, loss of wages and other financial hardships in the aftermath of a burn injury. At the Nourmand Law Firm, we have the experience to help you maximize your compensation.Don’t Settle for Less: Get the Compensation You Deserve
The legal team at the Nourmand Law Firm has the knowledge and resources to investigate the source and cause of the fire or accident that caused the burn to establish the basis of a burn personal injury case.
We aggressively fight to get our clients the full extent of the money damages they are entitled to for their burn injuries including:
- Past and future medical expenses
- Past and future loss of wages
- Compensation for the survivors’ inability to earn a living.
- Victim restitution for pain, suffering and physical challenges.
- Reimbursement for psychological trauma and counseling.
- Any other out pocket expenses related to the burn injury
If you or someone you know has sustained a burn injury or have been in an accident that resulted in a burn injury, you should consult with attorney in Los Angeles that specifically handles these types of cases. The legal team at the Nourmand Law Firm understands how painful and catastrophic a burn injury can be.
For more information or to schedule a complimentary consultation with one of our attorneys, please call us at (310) 553-3600 or contact us online. If we don’t win, you don’t win.