If you have suffered burns in the workplace due to an unsafe system in work, defective equipment, negligent co-worker , lack of suitable personal protective equipment or poor health and safety training you could be entitled to make a compensation claim.
To learn more about making a burn injury claim call Carrs solicitors on 01204 496898 or send us an email, and we can arrange a free consultation to discuss your potential claim. Burns can cause a serious amount of pain and trauma to those who suffer them. The most serious burns require lengthy hospital treatment and can have a lasting effect on a person’s life through scarring and disfigurement, nerve , tendon, ligament or muscle damage and psychological trauma.
There are different levels of burn which are described according to the depth of the injury to the skin:
Burn injuries are also categorised according to the percentage of body surface that they cover using the ‘Rule of Nines’ which is used to calculate the total surface area affected by breaking the anatomical body surface down to multiples of 9%.
Burns are caused by a variety of substances and can be categorised by their cause. These include:
If you have suffered a burn of any severity in the workplace that wasn’t your fault, contact Carrs today and we will assess your case. We seek the best medical expertise using leading Consultant Plastic and reconstructive surgeons.
We act on a No win-No fee basis so there are no up front payments and nothing to pay if the case fails we only seek a contribution towards the costs of the case from any damages successfully recovered with the client keeping the majority of the damages so they are never out of pocket and have nothing to lose.
At Carrs Solicitors, you will always have a senior solicitor who will personally handle every aspect of your personal injury claim and who will always be available to answer your questions. We are ready to listen and to offer free impartial advice in strict confidence.
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