Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool, L.L.P.

Bronx Burn Injury

Unfortunately, majority of burn injuries result from situations that could have easily been prevented had the liable party exercised a sufficient degree of care. At Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool we offer legal representation to individuals that have been injured as a result of a burn accident which occurred due to another individual or party’s negligence. It is pertinent to recognize that burn severity does not determine whether or not a victim can receive compensation, especially in the case that the injury results from the failure of the responsible party to provide a safe environment. The attorneys at Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool are dedicated towards protecting and advocating for the rights of burn victims.

During your initial consultation, the legal team at Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool will review the facts of your case and assist you in determining the causes of the accident as well as the circumstances surrounding its occurrence. A thorough review of the fact pattern will help us identify the liable parties and deduce whether or not negligence played a role in the incident. In the case that it can be determined that the accident resulted due to another individual’s negligence, our team will work towards building a strong case in your favor. The lawyers at Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool do their very best in order to ensure that you receive the maximum possible compensation in light of the damages that you have sustained.

Burn accidents often involve the following category of incidents:

  • Faulty appliances
  • Vehicle accidents
  • Structural fires
  • Radiation leaks
  • Safety violations involving fire exits
  • Hazardous materials
  • Construction site explosions
  • Scaling from inappropriately hot liquids
Effects of Burn Injuries

In addition to affecting the skin, burn injuries may also have substantial impacts on the victim’s overall health, causing long term damage to his or her body. Aside from the initial physical pain resulting from burn injuries, injuries may also cause permanent disfigurement and deformities. During such a sensitive time period in your life, the attorneys at Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool will strive to cater to all your legal needs and ensure that you receive the maximum possible compensation that you deserve.

Burn injuries may cause:

  • Loss of sight, hearing, smell or taste
  • Scarring
  • Internal bleeding
  • Damage to tissue, nerve or muscle
  • Respiratory and cardiac problems
  • Organ failure
Why Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool?

i) Experience: Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool has earned a reputation for being a trusted source of counsel for personal injury claims in the legal community. Our legal team brings over two hundred years of combined legal experience to each case and this plethora of experience and knowledge is one of the reasons why our firm is extremely successful in helping victims secure the compensation that the deserve. In fact, the attorneys at Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool have secured over $1 billion for our clients.

The level of experience of our firm results in our ability to empathize with our clients. We understand how devastating and painful burn injuries can be. Burn injuries may cause the victim to face excruciating pain and multiple procedures. The need for constant medical care and attention often means that for most victims, life is never quite the same and they may or may not be able to return to work full time. Consequently, it is imperative to retain and experienced attorney to assist you in pursuing compensation so that you can focus on your physical and mental recovery without having to consider financial needs.

ii) Maximizing Compensation: Treating burn injuries often requires significant costs. Thus, in the process of pursuing compensation our attorneys take in to account the entirety of the client’s medical needs and thus, consult with financial planners, medical experts and other specialists in order to devise a long-term care plan and estimated expenses associated with the aforementioned plan. In addition to the medical costs sustained, the victim may also be compensated for lost wages, and for pain and suffering sustained. The fact that our firm has dealt with numerous burn injury claims means that we are aware of how to accurately asses and evaluate the maximum compensation that you deserve.

How Can Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool Help Maximum the Value of Your Claim?
  • We use cutting-edge technology to reconstruct accident scenes
  • We consult with medical and financial experts who have the ability ot asses the full extent of the required care
  • We are not afraid to take cases to court in the case that insurance companies are unwilling to offer a just settlement.
  • We are former insurance defense attorneys and consequently, have insider knowledge of the processes of insurance companies

iii) Client-Centered Counsel: In addition to our honed skills, our success can also be attributed to our passion and client-centered counsel. We ensure that we are constantly accessible to our clients, even on weekends, and provide the individualized care our clients deserve. Each member of the legal team at Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool truly believes in the fight for justice and will do their very best to assist clients in pursuing it.

iv) Contingency Fee Representation: Our firm believes that each individual, irrespective of his or her economic standing, should have the opportunity to pursue justice. Considering many of our clients face severe financial hardships following an accident, we operate on the basis of contingency fees, that is, no monetary compensation is recovered from you until and unless we are able to secure a settlement on your behalf. Thus, there will be no out of pocket fees for you and there is absolutely no element of risk involved in pursuing litigation with our firm.

Contact Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool Today

If you, or a loved one, is suffering from burn injuries it is imperative that you contact the law offices of Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool today at 212.406.1700 in order to schedule a free consultation during which we will consider all your legal options.

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