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Workers Compensation For Burn Injuries

If you work in South Carolina and have been burned on the job in a construction accident or other accident, you may be needing guidance and, most likely, an attorney. Medical, rehabilitative, and reconstructive costs for burn victims can be astronomical, especially if serious. Advancements in research and reconstructive techniques have reduced the mortality rate and given new hope to living victims, but finding the necessary funding for this care is difficult. Our Columbia-area, South Carolina personal injury lawyers can assist you.

Workers´ Compensation and Other Benefits

You need an attorney who will investigate the cause of the construction accident (or other accident), work with medical providers to be sure that you or your injured loved one is getting all of the treatment and services that are medically necessary, and carefully review workers’ compensation benefits you may be eligible for. A capable attorney provides these services to you in times of pain and stress.

Workers Compensation Attorney, Walker Morgan LLCWorkers´ compensation benefits can be determined through an investigation that identifies the cause of the injury. There is often the dilemma of trying to obtain workers compensation benefits for burn survivors in accidents where evidence has been destroyed or lost. This is why it is so important that a legal investigation of the accident begin immediately. Quite often, the successful identification of the cause of the fire will directly influence the amount of compensation and benefits that are available for needed surgery, therapy, and rehabilitation. An attorney that specialized in construction and workplace accidents should investigate your claim.

Our Personal Injury Lawyers Can Help

Our Columbia-area, South Carolina personal injury lawyers know how to help you. Our strategy begins with a careful review of the language of the health insurance policy, workers´ compensation statute, or government regulations that are applicable to your situation. This necessary information – along with reports from treating physicians and therapists – helps to present a compelling case. The cost associated with the treatment of severe burns is beyond the means of the average family not insured by a substantial private health insurance policy. It is often a difficult battle for survivors of burn injuries to obtain much-needed treatment in Columbia and elsewhere. Our South Carolina personal injury lawyers will provide you with dedicated legal representation and the personalized attention you need.

If you live in Lexington or Columbia, South Carolina and have been injured on the job in a construction or other workplace accident, you may need an attorney. Walker & Morgan, LLC can help you maximize your workers’ compensation benefits. Contact our personal injury lawyers today.


Our Attorneys

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Kirk Morgan


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Billy Walker


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Will Walker


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Chuck Slaughter


Types of Burns

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Degrees of Burns

First , second , and third degree burns

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Burn Injuries

There are many types of burn injuries

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Scald Burn Injury

Caused when very hot liquids come into contact with skin

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Electrical Burns

Electricity can burn the skin and is capable of causing internal damage

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Chemical Burns

Caused when a strong acid or base comes into direct contact with skin

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Car/Boating Accidents

Thermal burns can occur if the car catches fire or explodes

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Gas Explosions

Caused when a gas leak combines with an ignition source

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Worker’s Compensation

If you've been burned on the job, you may need legal guidance

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E-Cigarette Burns

Can be caused by defective batteries or overheated vapor

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