The St. Petersburg Burn Injury attorneys at Whittel & Melton understand the physical and psychological trauma a burn injury can cause. Burn injuries are likely to cause scarring and disfigurement, causing the victim to experience extensive emotional pain and anguish.
The burn accident attorneys at Whittel & Melton have represented victims of burn injuries in St. Petersburg and throughout Florida who have sustained burns as a result of another party’s negligence.
Representing Burn Injury Victims in St. Petersburg, FL
Burns are caused by human contact with heat, radiation, chemicals or electrical currents or the inhalation of hazardous or hot substances. Serious burn injuries can be devastating. They can cause organ damage, circulatory problems, respiratory problems, nerve damage, and even death. Some of the most common causes of burn injuries are:
- Auto accidents
- Trucking accidents
- Construction accidents
- Work-Related accidents
- Motorcycle accidents
- Defective products
- Contact with electricity/ electrical contact
- House Fires
Many times, these burn accidents could have been avoided. Florida law protects victims whose burn injuries occur at the workplace, are due to a reckless disregard of fire safety rules or are caused by another’s negligent conduct.
If you have been injured and burned in an accident, you may be entitled to compensation for your damages under Florida law.
At Whittel & Melton, we are committed to helping burn accident victims Pinellas County.
If you have been injured in a burn accident, please contact a St. Petersburg burn injury attorney at Whittel & Melton online or call (727) 823-0000.
We will set up a free consultation to discuss your case and help you understand what you can expect from the Florida legal system.
Once retained, we will work tirelessly to hold the parties responsible for your injuries accountable. Many times, burn injuries require skin grafting, reconstructive surgery, plastic surgery, hospitalization and continued medical care. By retaining our firm, you can have confidence that all the legal aspects of your case will be handled so you can concentrate on healing and moving on from your accident.
We only recover our fees if you financially recover. Call us today to discuss your case. (727) 823-0000.