Did your child suffer burn injuries as a result of the negligent actions of someone who was supposed to be caring for your child? If your child suffered burn injuries
, you might have many questions – including questions regarding your right to file a lawsuit and recover compensation for the harm that you suffered. If you would like to learn more about child burn injuries, their common causes, and your right to sue, do not hesitate to contact our law firm at your earliest convenience. The experts at Downtown L.A. Law Group
are ready to evaluate your claim and provide you with all the information that you need to begin or continue your childhood burn injury claim against the party liable for your child’s harm.
Downtown L.A. Law Group
is a personal injury law firm dedicated to representing all victims of personal injury accidents. If you would like to learn more about your right to sue and receive compensation after your child suffered burn injuries, do not hesitate to contact our law firm as soon as possible. Our experts are ready to provide you with the guidance that you need to start or continue your claim. If you are ready to discuss your claim with our experts, contact our firm today and request to speak with our childhood burn injuries
Learn more about your options for compensation by calling (888) 649-7166.
Burned by Heating Pads in a Hospital
Important Statistics Regarding Child Burn Injuries
According to statistics on the global level, burns are the fifth most common cause of injuries to children. Burns are also ranked eleventh in the top causes of deadly injuries to children up to the age of 9 years old. These statistics also show that children living in low or middle income countries have a higher risk of suffering burn injuries. These are global statistics; are there any statistics that are applicable only to the United States? According to date from the CDC, U.S. children between the ages of 0 to 9 suffered more than 78,000 non-fatal injuries in just one year. Although it is unfortunate, the statistics regarding childhood burn injuries are alarming. Whether we like it or not, childhood burns are leading causes of injuries and fatalities in our children.
What are the Common Causes of Childhood Burn Injuries?
We quickly went over some of the statistics surrounding childhood burn injuries, but why do these injuries continue to happen? Consider some of the most common reasons behind childhood injuries, listed below: