Burn accident compensation varies depending on the situation. Severe burns that caused permanent, life altering, damage generally receive more compensation than minor burn injuries. burn accident compensation may include:
- Compensation for past and future wages
- Compensation for past and future medical expenses
- Compensation for pain, suffering, and/or emotional distress
- Compensation for care costs
- And more
Compensation may also be given to families who lost a loved one as a result of sustaining burn injuries. Compensation will be greater if the victim was the main wage earner or supporter for the family.
For those suffering severe or minor burns compensation may be necessary in order to receive proper care, prevent serious scarring, and recuperate from damage. Hiring a skilled burn accident attorney will insure this happens as quickly and efficiently as possible.