Types of Burns

1. Flame Burns: Results from the contact with flames.


2. Chemical Burns: Due to contact with chemicals such as batteries acids, oils, gas etc.

3. Electrical Burns: Results from contacting live wires or unprotected electrical outlets.

4. Contact Burns: Come from contacting hot objects such as irons, metal or plastic.

5. Ultraviolet Burns: Resulting from over exposure to the sun or tanning equipment.