A lawmaker in Idaho suffered severe burns from cooking oil while helping her child and a friend deep-fry cactus for a school project, reports KTVB. There was less than an inch of oil in the burner, but it started burning once it was on the stove. The lawmaker took the pot and rushed it out to [...]
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.