Challenges in Burn Injury Claims

Aug 29, 2020


Welcome to the Law Office of Stanley E. Robison, Jr, your trusted source for legal assistance in Fort Wayne. Our team of experienced burn injury lawyers is dedicated to helping individuals overcome the common challenges associated with burn injury claims. We understand the physical, emotional, and financial impact that burn injuries can have on victims and their families, and we are here to fight for your rights and seek the compensation you deserve.

Understanding Burn Injuries

Burn injuries can occur in a variety of situations, including workplace accidents, car accidents, faulty products, or even as a result of medical negligence. These injuries can result in severe pain, permanent scarring, disfigurement, and in some cases, long-term disabilities. The recovery process can be physically and emotionally challenging, and the financial burden of medical bills and rehabilitation expenses can be overwhelming.

The Complex Nature of Burn Injury Claims

When it comes to pursuing a burn injury claim, there are several challenges that victims often face. These challenges can make the legal process complex and overwhelming, requiring the expertise of an experienced burn injury lawyer:

1. Establishing Liability

One of the primary challenges in burn injury claims is establishing liability. In many cases, multiple parties may be responsible for the accident, including employers, property owners, product manufacturers, or healthcare professionals. Our burn injury lawyers have extensive experience in conducting thorough investigations to identify all responsible parties and build a strong case on your behalf.

2. Proving Negligence

In order to succeed in a burn injury claim, it is crucial to prove that the responsible party acted negligently or failed to meet their duty of care. This requires gathering evidence, documenting the circumstances of the accident, and demonstrating that the other party's actions or omissions directly contributed to your burn injuries. Our legal team has the knowledge and resources to effectively establish negligence and fight for your rights.

3. Calculating Damages

Determining the full extent of damages in burn injury cases can be a complex task. It involves considering not only the immediate medical expenses but also the long-term costs of ongoing medical treatments, rehabilitation, loss of income, pain, suffering, and emotional distress. Our burn injury lawyers work closely with medical experts, economists, and other professionals to accurately calculate your damages and ensure you receive the compensation you deserve.

4. Dealing with Insurance Companies

Insurance companies often try to minimize their liability and offer low settlement amounts to burn injury victims. They may even deny a valid claim altogether. Having a skilled burn injury lawyer by your side can level the playing field and help you navigate the negotiation process with insurance companies. Our legal team is experienced in dealing with insurance companies and will fight tirelessly to protect your rights and maximize your compensation.

5. Statute of Limitations

Another challenge in burn injury claims is the limited window of time to take legal action. Each state has its own statute of limitations, which dictates the timeframe within which you must file a burn injury claim. Failure to meet this deadline can result in the loss of your rights to seek compensation. It is crucial to consult with a burn injury lawyer as soon as possible to ensure your claim is filed within the required timeframe.

Why Choose the Law Office of Stanley E. Robison, Jr?

At the Law Office of Stanley E. Robison, Jr, we have a proven track record of success in handling burn injury claims. Our lawyers have extensive experience in this specialized area of personal injury law and are committed to providing personalized attention and compassionate representation to every client.

By choosing our firm, you will benefit from:

  • Years of experience representing burn injury victims
  • Extensive knowledge of burn injury law and legal procedures
  • A dedicated legal team that will fight tirelessly for your rights
  • Access to a network of medical experts and professionals
  • Personalized attention and regular communication throughout your case
  • A contingency fee basis, meaning you don't pay unless we win your case

Contact us for a free consultation with one of our skilled burn injury lawyers. We will review the details of your case, answer any questions you may have, and provide you with the guidance you need to make informed decisions regarding your legal rights. Don't let the challenges of a burn injury claim hold you back from seeking the justice and compensation you deserve. Trust the Law Office of Stanley E. Robison, Jr to fight for you.