Texas Injury Attorney - San Antonio Trial Lawyer
Each year, 2.5 million Americans suffer a burn injury with 100,000 individuals requiring hospitalization and 10,000 eventually resulting in death. J. PAUL WAYMACK, RANDI L. RUTAN, DAVID HERNDON. Burns in ESSENTIALS OF SURGERY 2ND. W.B. Saunders Company 1994.
The four most common types of burn injuries result from: Thermal burns, caused by contact with intense heat such as flames, steam or scalding liquids; Radiation burns, caused by contact with nuclear radiation (such as x-rays) or ultraviolet rays from sunlight or tanning beds; Chemical burns, caused by contact with caustic chemicals, such as acids, detergents or solvents; and Electric burns, caused by electric current passing through the body.
Burn injury cases frequently involve severe and devastating injury, both physically and emotionally, often leaving permanent physical disability, such as scarring, disfigurement, infection, nerve and respiratory damage, as well permanent mental disability, including recurring nightmares, flashbacks and depression.
If you have sustained a burn injury, Rush & Gransee, L.C. of San Antonio, Texas has the experience to help you get the compensation you deserve. Contact us for legal advice and learn how we can put our knowledge and experience to work for you.
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