Infections are less likely with a small, minor first-degree burn than with a second-, third-, or fourth-degree burn. Regardless of the severity of your burn, you should take infections seriously. Infections in burn wounds can delay healing, increase scarring, and can even be life-threatening. They can lead to sepsis, a blood infection which can be [...]
The amount you may recover depends on the extent of your injuries. Your family members may also be entitled to compensation, to the extent that your injury affected their relationship with you.