Burn Accident

UTAH BURN ACCIDENT LAWYERS

burn accidentElectrical burns, explosions, chemical burns and fire burns are terrible injuries and excruciatingly painful. A thorough evaluation of your current Utah burn injuries, along with your future medical injuries and medical bills is essential to your Utah burn personal injury case.

The Utah burn accident lawyers at Howard Lewis & Petersen, PC have decades of combined legal experience helping Utah citizens.  Call (801) 373-6345 for a free burn accident injury consultation.

UTAH BURN INJURY ATTORNEYS:

Not only are the injuries horrible, but the reconstructive surgeries, multiple future surgeries and rehabilitation process is extremely long. A compassionate and strong advocate in your corner really matters when negotiating with the insurance companies. Further, having experienced trial lawyers with a law firm large enough to litigate in the courtroom with the insurance companies is critical. Howard Lewis & Petersen’s attorneys have been helping injury accident victims since 1950.

UTAH BURN INJURY ACCIDENT FUTURE MEDICAL CARE:

Our Utah burn accident injury lawyers can help you with proving your future medical costs. Future medical costs are critical for Utah burn accident injuries because they will keep accruing long after you settle your burn accident injury case. It is essential that your burn accident lawyers understand how to use expert witness medical doctors to establish and prove your future medical expenses.

Catastrophic electrical or fire burn injuries can also leave serious disfigurements requiring plastic surgery, or rounds of plastic surgeries into the burn accident victim’s future. Getting required future medical care mapped out for the insurance carrier or jury to consider is huge. An insurance company will not take your word for it that future medical care will be required. You will need to hire expert witnesses that can talk about future life care plans and costs associated with them.

LOSS OF ENJOYMENT OF LIFE AND FUTURE EMPLOYABILITY—GENERAL DAMAGES:

Another terrible aspect of serious burn injuries or facial and hand burn injuries is the disfigurement’s impact on that person’s life and their employability. Finding jobs with serious burn injuries can be much more difficult. If, in addition to the disfigurement, other physical disabilities caused by the burn injuries may also effect the types of jobs the burn injury victim can obtain.

In certain burn injury cases, our burn injury lawyers will seek expert witnesses to help the jury or the insurance company understand the impact of burn injuries on the burn victim’s employability. Vocational rehabilitationists and economists help the jury or insurance company understand how the injured person can not work in their trained job anymore, and will need to be hired elsewhere.

UTAH BURN AND ACCIDENT LAWYERS:

Hiring a large and financially capable law firm to handle your Utah burn injuries matters. The insurance companies know when the lawyer or the law firm that you hired does not have financial means to hire the best expert witnesses to document your cases, or if lack the legal ability to argue your case.

Call the Utah burn attorneys at Howard Lewis & Petersen, PC at (801) 373-6345 for a free consultation.