Burn Injury Attorneys

Motor vehicle accidents are common causes of burn injuries in the Puget Sound region, and can devastate lives

Bill Coats has worked with many clients who have suffered burn injuries in car accidents and house fires. Bill has witnessed how his clients' lives have been affected by their burn injuries, both in the short term and in the future.

A burn victim often requires skin grafts, skin replacement, physical therapy, and reconstructive surgery. Often, scarring is permanent, disfiguring, and incredibly painful. Their relationships, careers, and quality of life can be negatively and permanently impacted.

Bill Coats Law is here to help

A burn injury caused by any type of motor vehicle accident can change your life and your future. If the accident wasn’t your fault, you shouldn’t be the one held responsible for the financial obligations caused. With the help of injury attorney Bill Coats, you can obtain financial compensation for the injuries and other damages you have suffered.

Bill Coats has vast experience helping people move forward financially

We focus on helping you find the best way to move forward in life, the best way to adjust to the hardship that your injury has brought, and the best way to take back control. Ultimately, what you need is the means to begin recovery and move on from your burn injury.

Bill Coats Law offers a no-fee guarantee - There is no fee unless we win

Bill Coats handles all of his personal injury cases on a contingency fee basis. This means that you pay nothing up front, and you pay no fees if your claim is unsuccessful. You only pay if we deliver a successful claim.

Bill helps injured people across Whatcom, Skagit, Snohomish, and Island Counties:

Everett Lynnwood Marysville
Mill Creek Snohomish Anacortes
Mt Vernon Oak Harbor Bellingham
Blaine Ferndale Lynden
Stanwood Burlington Snohomish

Bill Coats and his staff possess vast experience helping burn injury clients

We understand the stress and worry that injured people go through as they go through the recovery process, and we know that most people have many questions and concerns about the legal aspects of their injury. Our goal is the same as yours – we want to make the recovery process as quick and painless as possible, so that our clients can move forward with their lives.

Contact us today to learn more about your rights and options, and our experienced legal team will review the details of your case, free of charge, with no obligation. If we can help you, we will.

Massage therapy is increasingly recognized by medical professionals as a key component in treating car accident victims' burn scars. With a gentle, light touch, massage therapists soften rigid scar tissue that creates pain and tightness in the surrounding tissue. Massage increases the range of motion car accident victims need to return to normal functionality. Arlington car accident victims do not have to travel far to experience this healing treatment. Here are a few providers in Arlington who are trained in working with injuries common in car accident victims.

Car accident victims in Edmonds who have survived a wreck that caused serious burns deal with more than just the physical pain from their injuries. The psychological impairment from these injuries is some of the most profound. Unlike a broken bone, burn scars are visible life long. This can affect car accident victims' relationships to their own body and their loved ones. If the medical professionals have done all they can to heal a car accident's wounds, is there nothing more to be done to return to wellness and pain-free living? Luckily the answer is yes, and it's not a pill.

It's not just the pain at the level of the injury that is so damaging to Snohomish car accident victims' burn scars. It's also the emotional challenges associated with being touched. If someone survives a car accident that resulted in scarring the victim's skin, touch may be for a long time limited to medical professionals' procedures. Loved ones may be afraid to touch the scar tissue, especially if there is pain that needs to be released from the skin, muscle, and fascia damaged by the fire. Massage therapists' training extends beyond simply releasing rigidity from scar tissue.

It's a nightmare scenario, one that leaves scars much deeper than surface level: you're driving through Everett on a wintry, wet day and someone slams into you on I-5. Your car catches fire, and you're the victim of a very serious car accident. If you are reading this, you are probably experiencing the trauma of post car accident burn scar pain. Please know there is help available for you, in the form of compensation for your injuries as well as skilled massage therapists trained to work on car accident victims' burn scars in Everett.

As devastating as it is to consider, some Mukilteo car accident victims are going to walk away with serious burns. As scar tissue heals, it becomes tighter and more rigid than the skin it replaced. Massage therapists trained in working with burn scar tissue know techniques that can gently get the skin "unstuck" from the tissue underneath and gradually help the client experience less pain and more mobility around the damaged skin.

Massage therapy is an effective treatment for scars that can result in serious car accidents for Lake Stevens victims. The gentle pressure breaks up the scar tissue, which forms tight and hard patches that initially helped the body heal from the injuries. Those tight, hard places interact with the surrounding tissue like tendons and fascia, which creates pain in the area beyond the scar. Lake Stevens car accident victims know this pain firsthand if they have walked away from a devastating crash that caused burns to their skin.

A serious car accident can upend someone's life. It's not just the trauma of the injuries, or the stress of dealing with car insurers, or not being able to work, or any number of other strains that typically impact a car accident victim's life. Sometimes it's just being anxious, or worried. Or, in the event a car accident leaves a Lynnwood victim with burns, it's all of the above. Luckily, there are massage therapists trained in working with car accident victims who can help. Massage therapy increases circulation and helps regenerate tissue.

When tissue is damaged in a car accident in Monroe, it can feel like the pain is neverending. Especially with damage as serious as burns, the trauma does not stop at the surface. The good news is there are many effective ways to help mitigate the damage and help a body heal. Massage therapy is one of those ways. It aids in the regeneration of tissue, and also reduces stress and anxiety, which go hand in hand with an accident victim's injuries. Don't try to tough it out, but seek out the appropriate medical treatment for your injuries.

After a serious car accident in Stanwood where a victim is burned, it can feel like a long and painful journey back to health and wellness. Burns are especially difficult because they can be so visible and long-lasting - if not to the public, certainly to the victim and the victim's loved ones. Burns, then, are not only a serious physical ailment but impact an accident victim's emotions and spirit uniquely. We encourage our Stanwood clients to seek out all the medical treatment available that could help them recover. This includes massage therapy for burn scars.

Increasingly, massage therapy is recognized as an effective and safe way of healing burns after the trauma of a car accident. Mill Creek massage therapists are trained in working with car accident victims' injuries, including burn scar treatment. Massage can bring blood and lymph to traumatized tissue, speeding recovery and reducing scar tissue formation. More and more people are familiar with massage's properties of promoting relaxation and rejuvenation. Why not use these tools in your own recovery after a car accident in Mill Creek?