If you have suffered from a burn injury in Simi Valley, Thousand Oaks, or Oxnard, you most certainly understand how excruciating this type of injury can be. Not only are burns extremely painful, but they take a long time to heal and can leave permanent scars that can be disfiguring. Many victims of burn injuries have to undergo extensive surgery involving both skin grafts and reconstruction, and recovering from these surgeries can be very painful. Burn injuries are fairly common throughout in the United States. Every year 1.1 million burn injuries are reported to require medical attention, with approximately 45,000 requiring hospitalization, according to the American Burn Association.
Many times, burn injuries occur as the result of a negligent person, manufacturer, or company, and may result from:
If you or a loved one has suffered a burn injury, it is very important that you hire a personal injury lawyer who has substantial experience handling the legal, physical, and emotional challenges facing burn victims. At the Law Offices of Gerald L. Marcus, we can help you obtain the maximum amount of compensation needed to cover expensive treatments and surgeries associated with your injuries.
Not only will we work to get you compensation for medical expenses, but we will also try to get you compensation for lost wages from not being able to work, and for pain and suffering, both physical and emotional, resulting from your burn injuries. In the face of such a horrific injury, it is only right for the responsible party to provide adequate compensation for what you've suffered and our injury attorneys will do everything they can to make sure this happens.