You can sue for burn injury from scalding liquids. People think of the McDonalds case when they hear this question. Google “Hot Coffee Movie” for more information on that case. It will show you how bad some corporations can act. Other scalding liquid cases involve product manufacture or cooking injury. Each and every case is different because every person is different. The burns may heal or result in a lifetime of scarring. Hiring a personal injury lawyer is a smart decision after a scalding liquid burn injury.