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

Staten Island Burn Injury

Burn injuries can drastically alter your physical appearance as well as your standard of living. In the case that you, or a loved one, have sustained a burn injury due to the negligence of another, the law provides a remedy for this injustice and allows you to recoup compensation for the damages that you have sustained. At Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool we offer high-quality legal representation to individuals seeking compensation for burn injuries. Unfortunately, many burn injuries are caused by situations that could have easily been prevent had the allegedly responsible party exercised greater caution. It is pertinent to understand that burn severity does not determine whether or not you receive compensation, particularly given that the burn was caused by another’s failure to exercise caution and provide a safe environment or product. At Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool we understand the injustice of the situation and are dedicated to fighting for the rights of burn victims.

Burn accident claims may include incidents involving:

  • Vehicle accidents
  • Faulty appliances
  • Structural fires
  • Safety violations involving fire exits
  • Radiation leaks
  • Hazardous materials
  • Construction site explosions
  • Scalding for inappropriately hot liquids

In the case that you, or a loved one, have sustained a burn injury due to the negligence of another, do not hesitate to contact our New York law office today at 212.406.1700 to schedule a free consultation. During your initial consultation, our team can review the facts of your accidents and investigate the cause of the burn and the circumstances surrounding the accident in question. Delineating such details will help us identify the liable parties and determining whether or not negligence was a contributing factor to your injury. In the case that it can be demonstrated that another’s negligence directly caused your injury, then our team of attorneys will immediately proceed to establish a case on your behalf. We understand that while we cannot change time, we can assist you in ensuring that you receive the maximum deserved compensation, especially in order secure the best possible medical care.

Effects of Burn Injuries

In addition to affecting your skin, burn injuries also have the potential to harm your overall health and well-being, resulting in long-term damage to your body. Aside from the physical pain that results from sustaining such an injury, victims may also suffer from permanent disfigurement and deformities.

Burn injuries can result in:

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

Having been members of this particular legal field for over fifty years, we understand the devastating and painful effects of burn injuries. Our attorneys have worked with clients who have suffered through excruciating pain and multiple procedures. Following their injuries, many require ongoing medical attention and are not able to return to work for a significant amount of time. In our experience, often times burn injuries can drastically alter the standard of living of their victims, leaving their lives to never quite be the same. Thus, we understand how integral it is to your recovery that you receive the maximum possible compensation so that you can focus on recovering without worrying about any financial hardships.

Burn injuries can incur significant medical costs, which is why whilst building your case, we work with financial planners, medical experts and other specialists to determine a long term care plan for the client and to estimate the medical expenses associated with the injury. In addition to medical costs, burn victims may also be compensated for lost wages and for any pain an suffering endured. Because of Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool’s experience in this field, we are able to accurately assess and evaluate the maximum compensation you may be entitled to receive in accordance with the law.

Benefits Associated With Retaining Our Services
  • In order to facilitate jury understanding of concepts, we utilize cutting-edge technology in court rooms in order to reconstruct accident scenes
  • Our firm will retain excellent medical and financial experts on your behalf, who will help determine the full extent of care a victim requires
  • In the case that insurance companies are not willing to offer a fair settlement, we are not afraid to argue a case in Court.
  • Many of our attorneys are former insurance defense lawyers and thus, we have insider knowledge pertaining to the process and evaluation logic employed by insurance companies.
  • Our experience and sophisticated understanding of burn injuries and medical claims is integral to our ability to file effective burn injury claims on behalf of our clients.

In addition to our litigation skills, our success can also be attributed to our passion and client-centered approach. We truly believe in involving our clients in every step of the legal process and thus, we are always accessible to our clients, whether it be on weekends or holidays. Our office immediately responds by phone and email and strongly believes in giving each and every client the attention that they deserve. Each member of our team truly believes in the quest for justice and we are willing to go to extraordinary measures to ensure its pursuit.

Our firm accepts cases on a contingent fee basis. We believe that the ability to pursue justice should be available to all, irrespective of an individual’s financial circumstances. Thus, if we accept your case, there will be no out-of-pocket costs to all. Only in the case that we are able to recover a favorable settlement for you, will our legal fees be a mere fractions of the compensation that you have received. In the case that our firm is unsuccessful, we will not collect any fees. Thus, there is absolutely no risk attached to attempting to pursue justice and holding the responsible parties accountable.

Contact Queller, Fisher, Washor, Fuchs & Kool Today

The attorneys at our firm have recovered over $1 billion dollars for our clients and we bring over 200 years of combined experience to each and every case that we accept. In the case that you do decide to retain our services, you will be receiving compassionate, experienced and personalized legal counsel to corroborate your claim. If you, or a loved one, have experienced a burn injury due to an accident that resulted because of the negligence of another, do not hesitate to call our New York law office today at 212.406.1700, or contact us online, to schedule a free consultation in order to further discuss your legal options.

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