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Burns are bad news wherever they occur, but when they happen at sea, remote from shore medical facilities, the consequences can be grave.
Burns can be some of the most painful and dangerous of personal injuries that may be inflicted both at work and in domestic situations.
The potential sources and causes of burn injuries can be varied and may range from a painful but minor inconvenience to life changing injury and death.
What is a burn?
Classification of burns
Steam and hot fluid burns and scalds
Contact with heated surfaces
Exposure to burning solids, liquid or gas
Personal Protective Equipment