Burn Injury Lawyers in Austin
Let Our Catastrophic Injury Attorneys Fight For You
A burn injury is one of the most painful and devastating injuries a person
can experience in their lifetime. Recovery requires extensive medical
care, physical therapy, and perhaps plastic surgery.
At Komie & Morrow, LLP, we understand the amount of physical and emotional
obstacles burn victims and their families endure. Our
catastrophic injury lawyer is
dedicated to pursuing the
justice our clients deserve by providing them with relentless and personalized legal representation.
Types of Burns
Burns are capable of damaging the layers of skin. It can harm blood vessels,
nerves, muscles, lungs and eyes. Burns are categorized by degrees, based
on the severity of the injury. First-degree burns affect the first layer
of the skin, second-degree burns affects several skin layers, third-degree
burns affects all skin layers and tissue under the skin, and fourth-degree
burns extend through the skin to affect muscle, ligaments, tendons, blood
vessels, nerves and even bones.
Common types of burns include:
- Thermal burns – caused by fire, steam, hot liquids or hot objects
- Chemical burns – caused by strong acids or alkali substances
- Electrical burns – caused by contact with an electrical current
- Radiation burns – alpha, beta or gamma radiation
- Cold temperature burns – caused by skin exposure to cold, wet or
How We Can Help
Severe burn injuries often result in scarring and disfigurement, which
can significantly impact an individual’s life regarding employment,
recreation and social interactions. Our Austin catastrophic injury attorney
can conduct an extensive investigation in order to develop a
solid strategy to represent you. With over 60 years of combined experience,
let us help you get your life back on track.
Contact us and schedule your complimentary consultation today.