Burns and Lacerations

When accidents leave you suffering with serious injuries, you need an experienced Albuquerque personal injury attorney on your side.

Lacerations and burns are among the most painful types of personal injuries. They can result in permanent scarring and disfigurement while putting you at risk for potentially life threatening infections. The Law Offices of Edward Chavez, Jr. understands the impacts these injuries can have on every area of your life and the long term medical care they often require. With more than 30 years of experience as an Albuquerque burns and laceration attorney, Ed is dedicated to helping clients in these cases get the compensation they need to recover.

We Help You Deal With The Devastating Effects Of Burns and Lacerations

If you have ever suffered even a minor burn or cut, you know how painful these injuries can be. When severe burns or major lacerations result from accidental injuries and the reckless actions of other people, it can have a devastating effect on both your health and your financial security. You may be unable to work for months or even years, while requiring expensive and ongoing medical treatment.

At the Law Offices of Edward Chavez, Jr., our Albuquerque burns and lacerations attorney defends the rights of clients in these types of cases. Mr. Chavez provides the compassionate client care and aggressive legal guidance you need when burns and lacerations occur as the result of the following:

  • Car , truck , and motorcycle accidents ;
  • Collisions involving pedestrians and bicyclists;
  • Premises liability claims , such as building fires or getting struck by or against objects;
  • Product liability cases involving manufacturer defects and negligence;
  • On the job accidents, such as explosions and exposure to hazardous substances.

Burns and lacerations often leave victims with permanent scarring and long term disabilities. According to the American Association of Family Physicians (AAFP) , they can also result in dangerous and potentially life threatening infections. In these situations, Ed acts as a strong legal ally on your side. While you focus on your recovery, he works to hold responsible parties accountable.

Get the Compensation You Deserve

When burns and lacerations occur as the result of another person reckless or negligent actions, that person can be held liable for the damages you suffer through a personal injury claim. Under the New Mexico Statutes , damages you may be entitled to include:

  • Compensation for your current and future medical expenses;
  • Compensation for lost wages and future losses in earnings and benefits you are likely to suffer;
  • Compensation for the pain, suffering, and mental anguish you have endured as the result of your injuries;
  • Compensation for you and your family members for loss of household services and loss of enjoyment in life.
  • Get Legal Help From an Experienced Albuquerque Burns and Lacerations Attorney

    When dealing with injuries that have the potential to impact you and your loved ones for years into the future, you can trust the Law Offices of Edward Chavez, Jr. to provide the legal service and protection you need. Call or contact our Albuquerque burns and lacerations attorney today and request a consultation to find out how Ed can assist you.