Posted on Monday, December 21, 2009
Los Angeles Ca. October 20, 2009— San Francisco burn injury lawyer Michael Ehline, wants you to know that each year, there are approximately 2.4 million burn injuries and attorney Michael P. Ehline, while shocked by the statistics knows as a burn injury attorney he is able to help by representing injured victims.
Attorney Ehline states that fortunately the United States has a couple hundred centers that specialize in treating burn injury victims. These centers have excellent medical care specialists and life-saving techniques; they also help the burn victim to live comfortably, according to Michael P. Ehline, who specializes in burn cases.
The experience and knowledge that Ehline has allows him to understand the client’s burn injuries, which is the second leading accidental cause of death in the United States. There are approximately 75,000 people that sustain burn injuries that require hospitalization according to Michael P. Ehline, and 650,000 people that require treatment for burn injuries yearly.
Burn injury clients of Ehline Law in many cases have been injured in a work related accident, and employees most at risk are often automobile mechanics, machinists and electrical engineers. Burn injury accidents can occur due to defective products, thermal or chemical burns or electrocution. Ehline states these type of burn injuries the employee’s might receive workman’s compensation benefits.
Ehline says the employee that has burn injuries may also be able to receive monetary compensation from a third party in some cases, even if they are not able to sue their employer. He finds it unfortunate that this type of life altering injury can occur due to the negligence of someone or a manufacturer’s defective product.
Burn injury victims might receive compensation for their injuries that include pain and suffering, medical expenses, and loss of income said Ehline. The laws allow compensation for injures and without these laws burn injury victims might not be able to afford the necessary treatment for their injuries.
Michael P. Ehline attended the University Of West Los Angeles School Of Law; he is a member of several organizations including the American Judicature Society, the Beverly Hills Bar Association, the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles and California. He supports the organizations of Disabled American Veterans, Injured Marine Semper Fi Fund and the Marine Corps Association.
Attorney Michael P. Ehline can be contacted at:
Ehline Law Offices
50 Francisco Street, Suite 460, San Francisco, CA – (888) 480-9786
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