Lawyers To Fight For Dog Bites Compensation
No matter the size of the dog, small or large, dog bites are serious injuries often resulting in permanent physical scarring and life-long emotional damage. Sadly, dog bites or attacks happen every day. An estimated 4.7 million dog bites occur each year, according to the Center for Disease Control, and nearly 900,000 dog bites require medical attention.
The attorneys at Action Legal Group understand the complex issues victims face after a dog bite, and have years of experience in successfully handling cases involving dog attacks. If you, or a loved one, have been injured as a result of a dog bite or dog attack, please call the attorneys at Action Legal Group today for a free consultation.
It’s impossible to know exactly why a dog may bite or attack someone, but some of the more common reasons are:
As the list above illustrates, a dog can bite or attack for any number of reasons, and theinjuries sustained can be just as varied. The more common injuries seen from dog bites are:
It’s important to note, besides physical injuries or scarring, victims of dog bites or attacks, particularly children, may be left with a life-long fear of dogs, or social anxiety when even casually encountering a dog. Emotional trauma from a dog bite or attack is no less serious or devastating than obvious physical trauma.
If you, or a loved one, have been injured as a result of a dog bite, it is very important you take the following steps to protect yourself and to preserve your legal rights: