Every year, millions of Americans head to the emergency room with burn injuries. Sometimes, these injuries can be severe and even life threatening. Was your burn the result of someone else’s carelessness? If so, we encourage you to reach out to a Federal Way burn injury lawyer as soon as possible.
A burn injury lawyer from our team can meet with you at no cost. And, in the event you can’t make it to our office, we’ll arrange to visit you at your home, hospital, or even virtually. The important thing is to not delay in getting skilled legal help. You could be eligible to file a personal injury lawsuit and seek a settlement.
The first step in seeking compensation for your burn injury is proving that someone else’s reckless behavior was responsible for what happened. Some examples of negligence that could cause serious burns include:
Do you believe someone else’s actions caused your burn injury? If so, this is the time to involve a skilled injury lawyer. A lawyer from our team could review what happened and help pursue justice on your behalf.
Many victims want to know: how much of a settlement am I likely to receive? One of the ways we can help determine a potential value range is by looking at your damages. Think of damages as all the ways you were harmed because of your injury, financial and otherwise.
Not surprisingly, the damages in a burn injury case are often high. Have you faced any of the following?
A word on that last bullet point item. Given the extreme pain and suffering associated with burn injuries, your lawyer may push to seek higher damages than other injury cases.
In the state of Washington, you have a limited window of time to file a claim (RCW 4.16.080). So, don’t delay in reaching out to a Federal Way burn injury lawyer for help. An experienced lawyer from our team can work hard to secure you a settlement that will not only cover your past medical bills, but the future care you may need.