Arson which results in injuries being sustained can be considered one of the most heinous of crimes there is. The suspect will have set out specifically to cause the most severe of attacks there could possibly be, with the intention of inflicting what could be in many cases fatal injuries.
Survivors of such arson attacks are likely to be left with significant burns and scarring. In most cases, the victim is almost certain to be left with psychological injuries. All of these injuries can be compensated by the Criminal Injuries Compensation Authority.