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New Orleans Burn Injury Attorney

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In Louisiana, workers are often susceptible to sustaining burn injuries from working in the industrial and maritime industries. Victims of catastrophic injuries such as burn injuries often suffer tremendously from the physical pain, not to mention the emotional anguish that results from scarring and disfigurement. Beyond this, burn injury victims are forced to incur the costs of medical treatment, which can be incredibly tremendous especially for burn injuries.

That is why our New Orleans personal injury attorneys can help. If you or a loved one has suffered a burn injury and you know it was due to another person’s negligence, then you deserve justice. Let Cossé Law Firm review your claim.

Types of Burn Injuries

The skin is our largest organ and offers us protection. It is also highly vulnerable to burns and the damage that can result. This includes long-term damage to the skin and your appearance. This can be costly to treat and require therapy, rehabilitation, and extensive medical treatment.

These are the various degrees of burns:

  • First degree burns: The mildest of the types of burns, usually only affecting the skin’s outer layer.
  • Second degree burns: These may take about a month or more to heal. It affects the skin’s outer layer, as well as the epidermis.
  • Third degree burns: These burns are deep enough to reach the tendons, nerves, and muscles. Many injury victims require skin grafts.
  • Fourth degree burns: This causes permanent damage to the skin and reaches the internal tissue. These burns are difficult to heal, and can even result in death.

Cossé Law Firm's New Orleans burn injury lawyer can assist victims of burn injuries who have been injured from car accidents, refinery accidents, boating accidents, and maritime accidents, among many others. We believe that you are owed due compensation for injuries that were not your fault. No one should have to suffer injustice at the hands of others.

We are here to fight on your behalf! We have recovered millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements for our clients.

Contact us today to request a free case review.