Accidents resulting in burn injuries may lead to an insurance claim or litigation. Burn injuries require different forms of medical attention depending on each particular case. The severity of the burn, as well as which area of the body has been afflicted, determines the type of medical treatment required for each patient.
Burn injuries may cause wounds and scars that require plastic and reconstructive surgery. Scar revisions and soft tissue reconstruction are often necessary procedures utilized in restoring the appearance and/or comfort of burn victims. Other procedures used to treat burn injuries include skin grafts, transplants, surgical reconstruction, microsurgery, and endoscopic surgery. Plastic and reconstruction surgeons are often requested as burn injuries expert witnesses.
The prevention of burn injuries is an important aspect of any industry that utilizes or produces flammable materials. Such industries must follow a set of flammability codes and standards, whether they produce flammable fabrics, flammable liquids, or hazardous materials that can cause chemical burns, it is important to maintain a safe workplace environment.
Burn injuries can result from various types of accidents, the source of which may become the basis of a lawsuit. Investigating an electrical fire cause and origin, for instance, can be a major determining factor in the outcome of a court case. It is in such cases that a burn injuries expert witness knowledgeable in accident reconstruction and investigation can be a vital source of information.
Burn injuries may be caused by a variety of circumstances, so it is important to hire a burn injuries expert witness with a background that is relevant to your particular case. ForensisGroup has been recruiting only the best expert in each field for over twenty years. Call ForensisGroup to speak with our representative today to retain the best burn injuries expert witness for your case or Submit An Expert Request Form.