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About Carlson Bier Associates

Suffering a burn injury is an agonizing experience that can leave you disoriented, in pain and financially strained. Carlson Bier understands the many overwhelming challenges these victims face and we are here to shield you from any further distress. Trusted throughout Illinois for our relentless pursuit of justice on behalf of our clients, we strive to ensure your rights are protected every step of the way. At Carlson Bier, it’s not just about winning; it’s also about nurturing relationships with compassion, understanding, and respect. Our dynamic team carefully evaluates each case to provide personalized service in securing compensation for medical bills or lost wages caused by burns injuries—always matching legal victories with client satisfaction.Your immediate concern post-injury should be recovery—not financial consequences or complicated legalities; let us carry those burdens as your advocate during this difficult time. Choosing Carlson Bier means entrusting your journey towards justice into capable hands committed to championing your cause diligently—all within strict adherence of Illinois law.

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Burn Injuries Lawyers in Flora Illinois

When it comes to serving clients in injury law, Carlson Bier is a dedicated firm of personal injury attorneys in Illinois. We specialize in numerous areas within this field including burn injuries – one of the most devastating types of physical harm an individual can endure due to its significant impact on quality of life and overall well-being.

Burn injuries may arise from various incidents such as vehicle collisions, workplace accidents, defective products or premises liability situations. Such injuries are not only limited to skin damage but often extend to affect muscles, bones, blood vessels and even nerves. As a consequence, they lead to serious conditions like infections, hypothermia or shock – all these complications enhance the need for immediate and intensive medical care.

The extent and nature of burn injury determine its classification into first degree (affecting the outer layer of skin), second degree (extending up to second layer i.e., dermis) and third-degree burns extending through the entirety of skin into deeper tissues. First-degree burns normally heal with little medical attention contrary to third-degree ones demanding substantial treatment periods hence causing major financial implications alongside prolonged emotional distress.

Notably too is that while treating burn injuries involves addressing acute health concerns initially; further management focuses on handling related long term effects encompassed by scarring depressions, contractures leading to mobility limitations and possible disfigurement often resulting in psychological trauma as self-esteem issues upon body image alteration.

At Carlson Bier we find that understanding your specific situation allows us to tailor our services accordingly for paramount results aimed towards securing maximum compensation deserved. We meticulously investigate every case assessing whether personal negligence took part potentially reducing lawsuit values plus proving when defendants failed in their obligations safeguarding well-being pertaining rightful actions warranted after preventable accidents occurrence – here is where expert witnesses proficiently skilled across medicine fields sustain our cases strength by indispensable insights contribution regarding how said violations resulted have caused your suffered damages..

Moreover, having worked extensively with victims from different walks of life, our team comprehends the physical and emotional pain that leads to substantial changes in your lifestyle. Your livelihood may be threatened due to loss of income during treatment time and even possibly after, if you become unable to continue with regular employment duties.

We at Carlson Bier are devoted towards fighting for your rightful compensation which consider medical bills costs – both already incurred and future expenses estimates, alongside wage losses relating past present and prospective timeframe. Likewise, they seek reparation for mental anguish endured inclusive non-tangible damages i.e., disfigurement or disability suffered aftermath effecting daily routine by immense hardship experienced simultaneously also addressing reduced lifespan quality besides precluding normal activities anticipated participation all included within overall holistic client representation matters we stand undertaking.

Undeniably burns injuries cases tend complex nature requiring adept legal guidance to navigate their intricate paths effectively – this is where our proficiency comes significantly handy fighting unrelentingly against any challenges ensuring justice truly served on deserved scales as promised upon trusting us handle these devastating tragic occasions’ consequences faced.

Remember before anything else seeking immediate healthcare attention remains a priority after surviving accidents however once stable reaching out competent legal practitioners provides opportunity securing equally important financial rescue not only relieving burdens incurred throughout healing journey but holding accountable those carelessly causing harm surprisingly often making repeated similar mistakes thus ultimately contributing preventative measures awareness elevation by demonstrating negligence repercussions denies victims from assuming lonely battles promising instead: You’ll Never Stand Alone!

As experts specializing within burn injuries law dimension, witnessing countless lives suffering these torturous ordeals strengthens relentless commitment alleviating every client we represent pains through dedicating utmost expertise resources available masculinity proving why choosing Carlson Bier essentially translates ‘Choosing Right – Choosing Victory!’

Do you have more questions about how we could assist with your case? Or perhaps wondering what claim pursuing it may be worth? Don’t hesitate further! Click on the button below now find out tailor-made evaluation especially designed based personal circumstances for completely free diversified options vision shared lighting your path with victory’s beacon indicating where betterment next stage begins. Life never ought stopping due negligence burden – Let us help regain control! With Carlson Bier, you have a friend in the fight! Click below to find out what your case is worth.

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Mydjianie Savary
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I went to a car accident with my husband and they’re was very helpful. I love them so much.
Judy Canchola
Judy Canchola
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This law office was helpful, consistent and professional. I highly recommend!
Francisca Rojas
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So happy to work with this attorney, they resolve my case very fast!
April Bartlett
April Bartlett
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Jeff Bier at Carlson Bier is a great injury lawyer! Jeff was very hands on with my case. He kept me updated on any and all developments. He was a pleasure to work with.
Daniel Vivian
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Jeff and his team were great. Everyone on his team were helpful and informative while we navigated the process after our accident. Would use him and his team again if ever needed. Thank you to everyone at Carlson Bier who helped us.
Justin Scott
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CarlsonBier handled my personal injury lawsuit... They were amazing and I highly recommend if you're in a motor vehicle accident
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Jeff handled my recent car accident case. He was always just a phone call away to answer my questions. Thanks for making such a stressful situation easier to deal with.

Notable Illinois Appellate Wins

Moruzzi v. CCC Servs., Inc., 2020 IL App (2d) 190411, 171 N.E.3d 61
Background: Insured motorist filed action against insurer for declaratory judgment seeking construction of automobile insurance policy issued to insured and that was in effect when insured was injured by an underinsured driver. The Circuit Court, DuPage County, Bonnie M. Wheaton, J., granted the insurer's motions for summary judgment. Insured appealed.Holdings: The Appellate Court, Zenoff, J., held that:1 medical payments reduction clause in automobile insurance policy conflicted with underinsured motorist provisions so as to render reduction clause ambiguous, and thus medical payment benefits were deductible from insured's damages;2 law firm representing insured did not create common fund or common funds when it reached settlement with underinsured motorist, and thus law firm was not entitled to recover fees under common-fund doctrine; and3 collateral estoppel did not bar automobile insurers from litigating whether common-fund doctrine applied in insured motorist's declaratory judgment action.Affirmed in part and reversed in part.
Maier v. CC Servs., Inc., 2019 IL App (3d) 170640, 132 N.E.3d 795
Background: After insured, who was injured in automobile collision with another driver, recovered full liability limits of driver's policy, she filed amended complaint for declaratory judgment against her own automobile insurer, alleging that insurer breached contractual duty to pay for insured's damages in accordance with uninsured/underinsured motorist (UIM) coverage in insured's policy and that insurer acted in bad faith in denying insured such coverage. The Circuit Court, La Salle County, Troy D. Holland, J., granted the insurer's motion to dismiss claims as time-barred. Insured appealed.The Appellate Court ruled that neither the insurer nor the insured could add amended policy provisions to the court record. It was decided that the policy's requirement for a written arbitration demand applied to both uninsured and underinsured motorist claims. The court found that a letter from the insured's attorney to the insurer wasn't a valid arbitration demand nor a proof of loss to toll the statute of limitations. Finally, the insurer was permitted to use the defense based on the two-year statute of limitations period. The court's decision was affirmed.
Econ. Premier Assurance Co. v. Country Mut. Ins. Co., 2021 IL App (1st) 192364-U
Holding: The circuit court's order that granted defendant's motion for summary judgment and denied plaintiff's motion for partial summary judgment was proper where defendant had no duty to indemnify its insured with respect to the underlying complaint and therefore plaintiff was not entitled to recover against defendant on its subrogation or unjust enrichment claims; affirmed.
Country Preferred Ins. Co. v. Westerheide, 2023 IL App (5th) 220343-U
Holding: The court affirmed judgment of the circuit court granting summary judgment in favor of the plaintiff where the defendant failed to make a written demand for arbitration within two years from the date of the accident as required by the underinsured provisions of the defendant's automotive insurance policy.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Olsak, 2022 IL App (1st) 200695, 216 N.E.3d 291
In a complex legal case, an insurer sought to avoid defending or indemnifying a hockey player under a policy issued to the player's stepfather after the player was sued for assaulting his coach. The initial Circuit Court ruling favored the insurer, but the Appellate Court reversed this decision, leading to a protracted legal battle. Ultimately, the Appellate Court determined the insurer was liable only up to the $3 million policy limit and found the insurer's four-year delay in seeking a declaratory judgment to be reasonable. This case highlights important aspects of insurance litigation and policy limit liabilities.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Durkin Elec. Co., Inc., 2022 IL App (1st) 210293-U, appeal denied, 199 N.E.3d 1187 (Ill. 2022)
Holding: The circuit court's order that denied plaintiff's motion for partial summary judgment and found that defendant was an additional insured under the policy was proper. The circuit court's order that denied defendant's motion for summary judgment and found that plaintiff did not have a duty to defend or indemnify defendant under the policy was proper; affirmed.
Country Preferred Ins. Co. v. Groen, 2017 IL App (4th) 160028, 69 N.E.3d 911
Background: Uninsured motorist (UM) carrier brought action against insured for declaratory judgment that it owed no benefits since workers' compensation received by insured exceeded policy limits. The Circuit Court, Sangamon County, Chris Perrin, J., entered summary judgment in favor of the carrier. Insured appealed.Holdings: The Appellate Court, Harris, J., held that:1 employer's medical payments entitled carrier to setoff, and2 setoff clauses were enforceable.Affirmed.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Frobish, 2021 IL App (3d) 190473-U
Holding: Allegations in the underlying complaint that a township employee caused property damage by excavating and digging out a ditch failed to impose a duty to defend under township employee's individual farm insurance policy.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Jones, 2018 IL App (1st) 173154-U
Holding: The judgment of the circuit court of Cook County is affirmed; plaintiff is entitled to summary judgment on its claim for a declaratory judgment that it has no duty to defend or indemnify its insured against the underlying complaint because the loss claimed in the underlying complaint is subject to an exclusion. The court held that it would also enter judgment for plaintiff because the underlying complaint does not allege an “occurrence” causing bodily injury within the meaning of the policy.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Schmitt, 2021 IL App (5th) 190173-U
Holding: The appellate court reversed and remanded the judgment of the circuit court where plaintiff had no duty to defend its insured and thus was not stopped from raising policy defenses to coverage for the underlying tort action contained in the amended declaratory action.
Country Mut. Ins. Co. v. Livorsi Marine, Inc., 222 Ill. 2d 303, 856 N.E.2d 338 (2006) (the late Keith Carlson)
Liability insurer brought action against insureds for a declaratory judgment based on failure to provide timely notice of lawsuits against them. The Circuit Court, Cook County, Stephen A. Schiller, J., entered judgment for the insurer. Insureds appealed. The Appellate Court, Wolfson, J., 358 Ill.App.3d 880, 295 Ill.Dec. 665, 833 N.E.2d 871, affirmed. Leave to appeal was granted.Holdings: The Supreme Court, Garman, J., held that:1 if the insurer did not receive reasonable notice of an occurrence or a lawsuit, the policyholder may not recover under the policy, regardless of whether the lack of reasonable notice prejudiced the insurer, overruling Rice v. AAA Aerostar, Inc., 294 Ill.App.3d 801, 229 Ill.Dec. 20, 690 N.E.2d 1067, and Cincinnati Insurance Co. v. Baur's Opera House, Inc., 296 Ill.App.3d 1011, 230 Ill.Dec. 624, 694 N.E.2d 593, and2 insured did not need to prove that it was prejudiced by delayed notice of lawsuits.Affirmed.
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Burn Accident FAQ​

There are three main types of burn injuries:

  • First-degree burns: These burns affect the outer layer of skin, the epidermis. They cause redness, pain, and swelling.
  • Second-degree burns: These burns affect the epidermis and the dermis, the second layer of skin. They cause redness, pain, swelling, and blistering.
  • Third-degree burns: These burns destroy the epidermis and the dermis, and can also damage the underlying tissues. They cause white, leathery, or charred skin.

Burn injuries can be caused by a variety of factors, including:

  • Heat: This includes flames, hot liquids, steam, and hot objects.
  • Electricity: Electrical burns can be caused by contact with live wires or outlets.
  • Chemicals: Chemical burns can be caused by exposure to acids, alkalis, and other corrosive substances.
  • Radiation: Radiation burns can be caused by exposure to ultraviolet (UV) rays from the sun or to other types of radiation.

The signs and symptoms of a burn injury will vary depending on the severity of the burn. However, some common signs and symptoms include:

  • Redness
  • Pain
  • Swelling
  • Blistering
  • Charred skin
  • Difficulty breathing
  • Shock

The treatment options for burn injuries will vary depending on the severity of the burn. However, some common treatment options include:

  • First-degree burns: These burns typically heal on their own within a few days. However, it is important to keep the area clean and moist.
  • Second-degree burns: These burns may need to be treated with medication or surgery.
  • Third-degree burns: These burns typically require surgery and skin grafts.


Yes, you may be able to file a lawsuit if your burn injury was caused by the negligence or recklessness of another person or party. A burn injury lawyer can help you understand your rights and options, and can represent you in court if necessary.

All Attorney Services in Flora

Areas of Practice in Flora

Cycling Accidents

Dedicated to legal support for clients injured in bicycle accidents due to others' indifference or hazardous conditions.

Burn Burns

Giving professional legal services for victims of serious burn injuries caused by events or negligence.

Clinical Incompetence

Offering professional legal advice for individuals affected by clinical malpractice, including wrong treatment.

Merchandise Responsibility

Taking on cases involving problematic products, delivering specialist legal support to victims affected by defective items.

Elder Neglect

Protecting the rights of elders who have been subjected to mistreatment in nursing homes environments, ensuring compensation.

Trip & Slip Incidents

Skilled in tackling stumble accident cases, providing legal support to persons seeking restitution for their suffering.

Neonatal Traumas

Supplying legal guidance for relatives affected by medical carelessness resulting in childbirth injuries.

Motor Mishaps

Accidents: Devoted to supporting sufferers of car accidents receive reasonable payout for damages and harm.

Two-Wheeler Mishaps

Focused on providing legal assistance for bikers involved in scooter accidents, ensuring justice for losses.

Big Rig Accident

Offering specialist legal services for persons involved in truck accidents, focusing on securing fair recompense for losses.

Building Accidents

Dedicated to assisting employees or bystanders injured in construction site accidents due to carelessness or misconduct.

Neurological Traumas

Focused on extending compassionate legal support for victims suffering from cerebral injuries due to accidents.

K9 Assault Traumas

Adept at dealing with cases for clients who have suffered harms from canine attacks or wildlife encounters.

Foot-traveler Crashes

Focused on legal assistance for walkers involved in accidents, providing dedicated assistance for recovering recovery.

Unfair Demise

Standing up for relatives affected by a wrongful death, supplying caring and experienced legal representation to ensure redress.

Spine Impairment

Focused on defending patients with spinal cord injuries, offering specialized legal representation to secure settlement.

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