Burns are some of the most difficult and painful workplace injuries. These can occur due to fires, electrical accidents or explosions. When injured on the job and serious burns are part of your injury, it is crucial that you contact an attorney. Seeking compensation for damages in burn cases is an important matter for your future. You may need reconstructive surgeries, rehabilitation or other expensive and vital medical procedures. In some cases, lungs are badly damaged, or limbs may have been so badly burned that amputation was the only medical option. At Shea & Shea, the legal team has helped countless individual in personal injury claims related to workplace accidents. We are interested in discussing the details of your case with you at a no-cost initial consultation. We can then determine how best to proceed with you legal action.
When a loved one has been severely burned in a work-related accident, you are facing some difficult times ahead. Serious burns are extremely painful, and the treatments currently available can be painful as well. Although medical science has made great strides in the treatment of burns, it is common that severe scarring is the result. This scarring may make movement of the burned limb or body part difficult, and is usually disfiguring. The skin is the largest organ of the body, and when it is badly damaged in a burn, this is an extremely dangerous physical condition. Burns are highly susceptible to infection, and fatalities from serious burns are sadly a common result. If you or a loved one has been severely burned while on the job, you need to get legal assistance from a lawyer at Shea & Shea.
We recognize the terrible condition, challenges and recovery you face, and the long-term medical care that is often necessary in serious burn cases. If faulty equipment or dangerous working conditions have resulted in a serious workplace burn injury, it is strongly urged that you contact Shea & Shea to discuss your case and determine how to move forward with your legal claim for damages.