According to the CDC (Center for Disease Control), every year in USA, over 1.1 million people suffer from burn injuries that require medical attention – of these, around 50,000 need hospitalization and 20,000 are cases of major burns, affecting more than 25% of the body surface.
A sad statistic, but the unfortunate truth is that fires can happen at any time, anywhere – statistically, 73% of fires start in our homes, and a significant number of them are caused by children ‘playing’ with fire! Read this infographic for a better understanding of fire calamities, and different categories of burn injuries.
Burn Related Injuries:
Infographic by – Guajardo Marks LLP