A burn injury has a lasting impact on the victim’s life. The burns result in scarring and disfigurement of the victim, restricting them from enjoying their life and conducting their daily activities.
The American Burn Association says that around 3,400 people in USA lose their lives due to fire, burns or smoke inhalation. Every year more than 40,000 people across USA are hospitalized with burn injuries.
A victim can suffer from burn injuries in many different situations, they can get burnt in a car accident or in an electrical mishap. Chemical related accidents at work or home can also result in burns, inflammation of defective electric products or spilling of hot food or drink at a restaurant.