Many workplace burn injuries, resulting from electrocution or other hazards, require serious medical treatment that can only be provided by a physician. The cost of care needed for a burn injury treatment plan can quickly escalate, overwhelming the victim with financial burden. If you have suffered from workplace burn injuries, let an attorney who focuses on personal and workplace injuries help you pursue full compensation. Provo, UT, attorneys at Flickinger, Sutterfield, and Boulton fight for victims’ rights. We have experience helping victims recover from the physical, emotional, and financial damage done after an accident.
Burns range from mild to severe, depending on how many layers of tissue are damaged. For many at-home burns from cooking or health and beauty appliances, a cold ice pack or layer of aloe vera gel or other ointment can do the trick. But for more serious burns, especially those that happen while at work, it is beneficial to know what to do:
If you have been in an accident at work and been burned, you should take steps to hold your employer responsible. Handing your case over to an experienced personal injury and workers’ compensation attorney allows you to focus on recovery, while your case is prosecuted. Our approach is one on one with you, as we aggressively pursue the full amount of compensation you need to make a full recovery. You are entitled to repayment of any lost wages, medical expenses, the cost of future medical needs or therapy, pain and suffering, and all out-of-pocket expenses associated with the accident.
If you have been burned at work, we can help you demand fair reimbursement. Call us to learn more or contact us online.