Impact Law Firm
115 W. 3rd St.
Tulsa, OK 74103
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Tulsa, OK Burn Injuries Law Firm
Explosions or fires that happen in a workplace can cause serious burn injuries or even death. Under the Oklahoma Workers Compensation Act, if you have suffered a burn injury that requires medical attention, you are eligible for benefits paid by workers compensation insurance. Burn victims can require long-term care and multiple surgeries, including many reconstructive procedures. Physical therapy is often necessary for the victim, and many burn injuries require a significant time off from work. Tulsa, OK burn injuries can cause financial, physical and emotional strain on their victims.
Impact Law Firm in Tulsa, OK has represented many workers suffering from burn injuries as a result of a fire, explosion, electrical burn, gas explosion or other type of burn in their place of employment. Many of these incidents could have been avoided if proper protocol and safety procedures were followed. Our Workers Compensation team knows that a burn victim can face a long and challenging road to recovery. We will work with you to ensure that every procedure and rehabilitation is paid for by workers comp insurance to help you recuperate fully.
Common Electrical Accidents in the Workplace
Electrical accidents are one of the most common causes of burns suffered in the workplace. Severe electrical shock can cause respiratory or heart failure along with tissue burns. Electrical burns from shock can cause external or internal burns. Electrical fires occur from an electrical current igniting flammable material and are extremely difficult to put out. The burn injuries suffered from an electrical accident can be devastating.
Impact Law Firm knows the importance of investigating this type of incident and will work diligently for you to receive the workers comp benefits you deserve. Contact us online or by phone at 918-574-8555 to schedule your free consultation.
Covered Compensation for Workplace Burn Injuries
Compensation may be awarded for the following:
- Medical bills
- Hospital bills
- Physical therapy and rehabilitation
- Emotional stress
- Pain and suffering
- Permanent scarring or disfigurement
- Loss of quality of life
- Loss of income
- Loss of ability to perform the same type of work
There are other areas that may be covered. Contact a burn injury attorney to ensure you receive the full compensation you are owed.
Burn Injury Attorney in Tulsa, OK
Attorneys at Impact Law Firm recognize the long-term physical and mental hurdles that burn victims face. We will work for you and with you to help you recover from your accident. Insurance companies may try to settle for less than you are owed or may try to deny your claim altogether. Impact Law Firm wants to advocate for you and your family to help you avoid financial losses from your burn injuries. Contact us online or by calling 918-574-8555 today for a free consultation.