Burn injuries are in the top five leading causes of accidental death in the United States and are among the worst injuries a person can face. They are painful and medically complicated injuries to treat and often require long recuperation and rehabilitation periods and they leave massive amounts of scarring. The Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel burn injury attorneys in Brooklyn know how to fight for the compensation burn injury victim’s need for their recoveries. In the United States, approximately 2.4 million burn injuries are reported every year. There are around 10,000 pediatric burn injuries yearly in the United States. Around 650,000 of the injuries are treated by medical professionals and about 75,000 people are hospitalized as a result. Out of those hospitalized, there are 20,000 who have major burns, and 8,000 to 12,000 die from these burns.
There are many different causes of fires that cause serious burns. They include:
If you or someone you love has suffered a burn injury due to someone else’s negligence, call the experienced Law Offices of Jay S. Knispel personal injury attorneys in Brooklyn today for a free consultation. There is never a fee unless we win your case. Burn injury cases can be complex and our experienced office can help handle these types of cases. Call us today at 212-564-2800.
Burns are categorized into first, second, and third degrees.
A burn injury is one of the most painful injuries that a person can experience. Millions of people are burned each year, and of these, thousands will die. Many victims require specialized hospitalization or long-term care for complications. Skin grafts, deformities, dexterity problems, and scarring may require extensive therapy. If you or a loved one has been burned because of someone’s negligence, our Brooklyn burn injury attorneys can help you get the compensation you deserve. Medical treatment for serious burns can take years and be extremely expensive. Contact our experienced attorneys today to help you with your case. Contact our office today at (212) 564-2800 to schedule your free consultation. There is never a fee unless we win your case. We have successfully litigated cases on behalf of burn injury victims in the Bronx, Brooklyn, New York City, Manhattan, and Queens.