What Is a Severe Burn Injury?

Burn injuries are some of the most painful and debilitating injuries that a person can suffer. The most serious burn injuries (third-degree) can cause permanent disfigurement and even death.  Burn injuries can be difficult to treat because they affect so many body systems and bodily functions. Moreover, the disfigurement and pain resulting from a serious burn will almost certainly be substantial psychological and emotional impacts.  Burn injuries come in many forms – heat and fire burns, electrical burns, radiation burns, inhalation burns and chemical burns.

Proper medical treatment and management of a severe burn injury can be lengthy, painful and expensive.  While we can not do anything toward your treatment, the attorneys at Burns, Cunningham & Mackey, P.C. can shepherd you through the process of obtaining justice where the severe burn was the the result of negligence by a third-party.  

What Will an Alabama Severe Burn Lawyer Provide?

In Alabama, you may bring a claim for the compensatory damages associated with a severe burn injury – permanent injury, lost wages (past and future), emotional distress and physical pain and suffering (past and future), medical bills (past and future) and other out of pocket costs you have incurred or will incur in the future.  You may be entitled to punitive damages punitive damages against the wrongdoers designed to punish them and to deter others from similar conduct. If you are married or the injury is to a minor child in your custody, you can bring a claim for your loss of services of the injured person. A severe burn injury lawyer at Burns, Cunningham & Mackey, P.C. will investigate your claim and pursue a recovery against all who may be responsible if the facts merit doing so. Contact us at 800-574-4332 to begin the conversation today.

Burns, Cunningham & Mackey, P.C., is able to offer a severe burn injury lawyer to lead you through what can be a traumatic experience.  We will handle your case with professionalism and sensitivity. You deserve the support and advocacy that our attorneys will provide.

In the state of Alabama, the statute of limitations on severe burn injury cases is only two years from the date of injury. Accordingly, you should reach out to the attorneys at Burns, Cunningham & Mackey, P.C. If you or a loved one has suffered a severe burn injury and believe it may have been due to the negligence of a third-party, reach out to our team of Mobile spinal cord injury attorneys today to discuss your legal options. We do not charge a fee to evaluate your case


What Kind of Injuries are Covered by Workers’ Compensation?
By esinteractive on March 21, 2018
Most people go to work, do their job and go home. They do it everyday without incident. It’s an unfortunate and tragic day when someone goes to work and gets injured on the job. It happens more often than people …
more »

The Most Common Mardi Gras Injuries — and How to Avoid Them
By Pete Burns on February 13, 2018
  Mardi Gras is a well-known celebration that many people have attended at least once in their lives. While it’s one of the most fun events of the year, if you really think about it, it is a situation that …
more »

Lori Carver Speaks Out For The First Time Regarding The Pill Mill Case
By Matt Laird on May 25, 2017
Recently Lawrence Specker of wrote an article about Lori Carver and her part in taking down two Physicians’ Pain Specialists of Alabama (PPSA) clinics. Drs. Xiulu Ruan and John Patrick Couch were found guilty of running a pill mill …
more »