Every year, 1.1 million people suffer burn injuries severe enough to require medical attention, according to the Center for Disease Control (CDC). Approximately 20,000 of these burn victims sustain major burns that cover 25% or more of their bodies. Nearly 4,500 burn victims die each year from their injuries, while 10,000 Americans die annually as a result of infections that develop from their burns.
Clearly, these statistics are scary, and many of these burn injuries occur right here in Illinois. In order to avoid burn injuries or protect your rights after an injury, it’s important to know the most common causes.
Understanding the many different ways a burn injury can happen is an important step towards protecting yourself from serious injuries in the future. Here are the most common causes of burn injuries.
Contact our team at Sabuco, Beck, Hansen & Massino now to discover your rights if someone else’s negligent actions led you to experience harm or pain.
An Illinois personal injury attorney can help you if you suffer from a burn injury. Make sure you get the medical attention you deserve and then contact an experienced Illinois burn injury lawyer to schedule a consultation. We’re here to help you, even during the COVID-19 restrictions.
Burn accidents can happen at any time, and, as an essential service, we’re still here to assist you in any way. Schedule your legal consultation with Sabuco, Beck, Hansen & Massino now.
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