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South Carolina Burn Injury Information

If you have suffered a burn injury in the state of South Carolina, your ability to recover damages will depend upon the circumstances of your injury. Under South Carolina law, as in all other jurisdictions, an individual who has sustained physical injuries caused by the negligent act(s) or omission(s) of another individual or entity may seek compensation from the negligent individual or entity for the injury and any associated damages.

Determining which South Carolina court to file a burn injury claim in will depend not only on particular elements of your injury, but also the amount of damages sought. An attorney experienced in personal injury litigation can direct you to the appropriate venue for filing.

Here are a few examples of past cases brought by plaintiffs who sustained burn injuries. In reviewing these cases, please keep in mind that no two cases are the same and past results in similar cases do not guarantee similar results in the future.


The law firm of Walker Morgan is located at 135 E Main St., Lexington, SC 29072. All lawyers at Walker Morgan are licensed to practice law in the State of South Carolina. Should you wish to retain our firm for legal representation regarding a potential case in any other jurisdiction we are required to associate local counsel in that foreign jurisdiction and seek permission from a court of the foreign jurisdiction to temporarily engage in the practice of law therein for purposes of pursuing your potential claim only.

By offering the following information the lawyers at Walker Morgan are not offering legal advice or legal guidance. The lawyers at Walker Morgan are not licensed to practice law in South Carolina. Should you have a question/concern specific to South Carolina law, please contact an attorney licensed to practice law in the State of South Carolina.



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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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