Burn Injuries



Defective product with flame


Burn injuries can be among the most painful, disfiguring, and catastrophic of injuries. These injuries require long courses of medical treatment with hospitalizations and staggeringly high costs. The injured party will also suffer significant disfigurement and pain and stress.

For those persons who have been burned due to faulty products, fires, faulty electric lines, faulty smoke or fire alarms, explosions, chemical or thermal causes, the road to recovery is long and difficult. The experienced attorneys at Schiffman Firm can help.

We offer our expertise and the expertise of the experts with whom we consult and work. Our consultants include expert fire investigators who have the skill to determine the cause and origin of a fire. The success of your case may rest on the proper examination of the scene. It is imperative to have the scene thoroughly analyzed utilizing correct forensic methods. Similarly, experts with whom we work examine and analyze electrical lines and underground conduits. The evidence must be examined and properly preserved.

We also work with specially trained engineers who regularly examine and test products to determine the defect which caused the fire or the explosion. The testing and retention of a faulty product may be critical to your case.

If you or your loved one receives a burn injury, the experience which Schiffman Firm brings to the case is crucial.

Attorneys at Schiffman Firm have successfully litigated cases involving burns caused by defective products including lithium ion batteries, laptop computers, tabletop torches, haircare products, and many others.

We have pursued cases throughout the western and central parts of Pennsylvania. We have achieved multimillion dollar settlements of cases in which burn victims were led to believe that they did not have a valid case to pursue. Our lawyers have obtained substantial six-figure and seven-figure results for victims and surviving family members all across the state from Pittsburgh to Harrisburg and Altoona to Erie.

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If you have been injured or if someone you care about has been injured or killed due to the negligence, carelessness, or recklessness of another person, company, or by a defective product, you need the right attorneys. Contact us today for a free case assessment. In most instances, there are no costs or fees for our representation in personal injury cases unless we recover money on your behalf.

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