We know that the last thing you ever thought you would need is a Kansas City burn injury attorney. However, if the carelessness or negligence of another person has caused you or a loved one to sustain a burn injury, you may need legal assistance.
At Peddicord & Townsend LLC, we are ready to step in and help. Our knowledgeable and experienced team understands these injuries and will work diligently to secure the compensation you need. Most burn injuries are preventable, so let us help you hold the person responsible accountable for their actions.
We know that the American Burn Injury Association says that around 450,000 people receive treatment for burn injuries in the hospital and ER each year. Please understand that these numbers do not reflect patients who are treated in clinics, private medical offices, or other healthcare centers.
The CDC says that burns and fires are the third leading cause of death in homes in the US.
There are four types of burns that we want to discuss today:
Burn severity is typically classified as follows:
The costs of burn injuries include high medical expense as well as extreme physical and psychological trauma. Many burn victims suffer from disfigurement and have trouble with mobility and movement, often struggling to perform daily functions.
We know that burn injuries can be one of the hardest and most painful things to experience. If you or a loved one have sustained a burn injury due to the carelessness or negligence of another person, please seek legal assistance. At Peddicord & Townsend LLC, we are ready to investigate what happened so we can secure the compensation you deserve. This can include: