Avoid These Mistakes If You Get Burned

Did you know that a suntan is considered a first-degree burn? Skin burn categories are determined not only by depth and tissue damage, but also location and diameter.

Burn Care Awareness Week

Daily, people scald themselves with hot grease or water in the kitchen or bathroom. You can burn your fingers when grabbing a hot pan from the oven. Various occupations expose workers to sparks, flames or high voltages. With the speed of a spark, a barbecue or flambé accident can thrust you in a position to make important decisions.

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