Burn injuries vary in severity, from first-degree burns to severe third-degree burns. Depending on the severity, skin grafts may be needed and there can be permanent scarring and disfigurement. Our Michigan burn injury attorneys provide burn survivors and their families with the information and resources to deal with a serious burn injury. We provide information, tools, and resources for surviving and recovering from a severe burn.
If you or a loved one has suffered a serious burn injury, please contact the Buchanan Firm today. Our burn injury attorneys in Michigan understand the law and the medicine involved in a serious burn injury case and are ready to fight for justice on your behalf.
A burn can be described as any damage to skin or tissue caused by exposure to heat, chemicals, electricity or radiation. Burns can be caused by a variety of sources but the most common types are:
Burns can result from a number of different incidents and sources, including:
In other situations, doctors or other medical professionals may not cause the burn. But they do not properly treat the injury. So, they may be liable for these additional damages. Common treatment errors include:
Damages in both kinds of medical malpractice burn claims often include compensation for economic losses, such as medical bills, and noneconomic losses, such as pain and suffering. Additional punitive damages may be available as well. Speak with a qualified personal injury lawyer in Michigan to explore your recoverable damages under law.
The Buchanan Firm provides burn survivors and families information and resources to live with a serious burn. Here are some examples of the information and tools provided:
Our burn injury attorneys help burn victims and their families in Grand Rapids and throughout Michigan.
We provide Michigan burn injury clients with information and answers to their questions, aggressively pursuing the reimbursement they need to pay medical expenses, lost wages, and other damages that occur from burn injury, chemical burn, gas explosion, or electrical burns in Michigan.
Our firm has successfully recovered large financial settlements for burn-injured clients. We understand what you and your family need to recover from a burn injury and move forward. Learn more about our burn injury lawyers and how we may assist you and your family. Call us for a free consultation.