How to Prevent Burn Injuries

Burn injuries are the third leading cause of household injury. Often, an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure with these types of injuries. There are a number of steps you can take to protect you and your family from suffering from burn injuries.

Burn Injuries in the Kitchen

There are several opportunities to injure yourself in the kitchen. Some safety rules to employ include:

Special Safety Tips for Small Children

Small children present their own challenges throughout the house. There are steps you can take to keep the chance of a child sustaining a burn to a minimum.

Other Household Burn Prevention Strategies

If You or a Loved One Has Sustained Burn Injuries

Burn injuries are very serious and can be debilitating. They can lead to permanent disfigurement, scarring, and disability, as well as psychological damage.  An experienced personal injury attorney can help a burn victim by taking on the burden of worrying about medical bills, rehabilitation expenses, lost wages, loss of future earning capacity, pain and suffering, and emotional distress. Having a burn injury attorney on your side can make all the difference.  At Fetterman & Associates, we have the experience necessary to understand the intricacies of burn injuries and burn recovery. Contact us at 561-845-2510 to discuss your case at no cost to you.

Additional Reading

Common Burn Accidents

How to Handle a Burn Injury

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