Los Angeles County Catastrophic Injury Attorneys
If you have sustained a serious burn injury, having an experienced attorney review your case before settling is a wise approach. The Law Offices of Sanford Jossen has represented burn injury clients in Los Angeles and surrounding areas for over 35 years. Burn injuries can be sustained many ways, including:
- Scalding from hot liquids
- Home or outdoor fires
- Chemical burns
- Electrical burns
- Contact with hot objects
Burn injury statistics
Burn injuries can be devastating and incredibly painful. Third-degree burns often require multiple surgeries and can leave permanent scarring and disfigurement. As a result, burn victims may also suffer from post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Studies show that:
- Approximately 500,000 burn injuries occur in the United States annually.
- Approximately 4,000 people die from burn injuries every year.
- Most burn injury fatalities occur in residential fires.
- Nearly 40,000 people are hospitalized for burn injuries annually.
- More than one-third of burn injury admissions have more than ten percent of their total body surface area burned.
Los Angeles burn injury law firm
Statistical data shows that nearly 50 percent of burn accidents are preventable. Burn injury victims may be entitled to compensation for their pain and suffering depending on circumstances. Our law firm has the legal expertise to handle burn injury claims including:
- Accidents from unsafe water heaters
- Defective heaters
- Gas explosions
- Car fires
- Electrical fires
As an experienced personal injury attorney, Mr. Jossen works tirelessly to ensure his clients obtain any legally entitled compensation. He also works to build a strong case by employing the help of professionals, including:
- Medical doctors
- Extended-care experts
- Burn injury experts
Let us help you rebuild your future
Burn injuries can happen under a number of circumstances and frequently occur due to product defects or poorly maintained premises. Burn injury victims can spend years in rehab—enduring multiple surgeries while trying to recover and carry on with their lives. If you have sustained serious burn injuries, let us help you rebuild your future by obtaining the compensation you deserve. Contact us online or call toll free 888-671-3718 today and schedule a free consultation.