According to the American Burn Association, approximately 450,000 Americans seek medical treatment for burn injuries each year.
Fires and burn injuries are a leading cause of home fatalities in the United States, with about 85 percent of burn injuries occurring at home. Nearly all of these deaths and injuries are preventable, with factors such as a lack of smoke detectors and influence of alcohol sited in many cases of burn injuries and deaths.read more
Burn scarring is an unavoidable complication of burn injuries.
Minor burns may heal without scarring. In severe cases, burn scarring may be permanent. Depending on the severity of the burn injury, burn scarring may also cause functional damage to the affected area. Burn patients often have difficulty recovering from the psychological impact of burn scarring. With developments in burn treatment, burn scarring has been significantly reduced in the past decades.read more
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Are you looking for a burn accident injury attorney to help you obtain monetary recovery for damages you suffered in a burn accident? The team at DWKMR&S is on call to help assess your potential for legal action. We provide multiple ways for prospective clients to connect with us. We will respond to you quickly, and your consultation with us is free and private. While our office is located in Orlando, our firm has the resources and connections to handle a burn litigation & compensation nationwide.read more
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