Burn Injuries Are Some Of The Most Serious. Injuries From Fire Heat Cause Skin and Internal Damage. Don’t Trust These Types Of Legal Cases To Just Any Lawyer. We Have Over 90 Years Of Collective Experience.
Our San Diego burn injury lawyers handle a range of burn and orthopedic injuries caused by apartment fires, vehicle fires, faulty gas heaters improperly maintained, and other serious injury claims resulting from fires and burns. We also handle serious injury caused by fires caused by others negligence such as gas lines, factory fires, burning cylinders or fireworks and other instances of highly dangerous conditions resulting in fire with bodily burn injury.
Burn injuries are some of the most painful and lasting types of injury, often requiring hospitalizations with long stays at assisted nursing facilities, follow up multiple surgeries and specialty care in a burn center. Our San Diego burn injury lawyers handle these types of cases in San Diego throughout all of Southern California. While it may be difficult to think of hiring a lawyer and initiating legal action soon after such an event time can, and does make a difference. The sooner our attorney teams begins work on a case, the sooner we can preserve evidence, conduct investigations and talk to witnesses before memories fade.
Our experienced burn injury attorneys handle a range of injuries caused by fire and chemical burns.
Burn injuries are typically caused by apartment or house fires, serious car accidents, industrial accidents, beach fire pits with objects thrown on them, scalding liquid in restaurants, faulty electrical, gas plants or other similar dangerous conditions.
Injuries caused by intense fire events are typically both burn and orthopedic in nature and, if a sudden fire event caused a loud boom, injuries may be compounded by loss of hearing or long term tinnitus, or ringing in the ears. If that is the case, it is important that an audiologist document the degree of hearing loss, the pitch of the tinnitus and other inner ear damage sooner vs. later. Orthopedic injury may be both obvious and subtle and proper testing and documentation is necessary to prove not just some, but all short and long term injury caused by an sudden fire forces.
Many people ask: ‘Does it take a long time to settle a burn injury case or conclude the case in Court?”. The short answer is that we advise against promises of a quick settlement as quick settlements are generally not in the clients favor.
In some instances, it may be possible to resolve the matter in a relatively short period of time. In other instances, it is necessary to file a lawsuit. The timing of this can depend up government claims, potential criminal charges against the defendant and a number of other factors. Each case is different and each clients goals are difference. Our San Diego burn injury lawyers will make sure that every element of your claim has been looked at and considered and we will give you our suggestions as to ultimate settlement or verdict value ranges based on experience and similar jury verdicts.
Some clients cannot wait long periods for money while their case is being processed. In certain instances, settlement advances may be available from companies who specialize in pre-settlement funding.
If you would like to talk to us about a serious burn injury claim, please give us a call.
We handle all cases, including burn and explosions cases, on a contingency basis, with a no fee until we win guarantee. Once we talk, we will let you know what we think how we can help and next best steps.
Be wary of any lawyer telling you what your case is worth in the first phone call. All cases have different factors that directly affect value, including considerations such as fault, insurance limits, number of potentially responsible persons or businesses and if each of them have sufficient insurance.
Some areas of compensation may include; money to pay for hospitalization, medication, and surgery, past & future medical bills, pain and suffering, lost income and other legally defined categories of compensation.
Family members may also be entitled to compensation in the event of a fatality.
Our San Diego burn accident lawyers put the client experience and results are the forefront. Every case has it’s own specifically designed blueprint with client needs such as medical care and compensation as primary objectives.
We have a unique team including a former prosecutor, former nationally recognized insurance defense lawyers and some of the industries highest awards including Best of The Bar, 2017 Client Choice award and Top 100 in the USA. Read more about us.
Not only are we experienced, we are modern. We can start with a phone consult or a video call, if that is preferred. We can also meet in person once we have had at least an initial conversation to get a sense of the case.
The call is free. The Case Evaluation is free. Call or Email us now (below) to talk to an attorney.
In a nutshell, our Clients are not responsible for attorney fees until we recover money on their behalf. Once a case settles, our fees are simply deducted from the settlement amount. Guaranteed. We believe that every Client deserves strong representation regardless of their financial circumstances. By basing attorney fees on a percentage of money recovered, we are able to offer every Client with a valid claim, the very best representation possible.
Tell us about your accident and your injuries. An injury lawyer from our team will call and provide you with a Free Evaluation of your Case. If we can help, and you are unable to travel, we will come to your home, office or hospital. It’s easy – let’s get started.