Dog Bite Injury Attorney
Recently Suffered a Dog Bite Injury?
Dangerous and unruly dogs that are not properly managed by their owners can cause significant injuries when they attack and charge people such as cuts, lacerations, puncture wounds from bites, as well as neck, back, and ligament damage from falling after being violently attacked.
What do I do if I’ve Been Attacked by a Dog?
- Seek Medical Attention Immediately. If you have been bitten by a dog and haven’t been checked out yet, go now! It’s important to get a clean bill of health after any dog bite or dog attack.
- Collect as much information as you can. Take pictures of your injuries. Identify the owner, their address, and the dog that bit you.
- Contact a Dog Bite Injury Attorney. Call The Patel Firm PLLC to schedule a free consultation to discuss your options. 24/7/365, we are waiting to take your call.
FAQ’s about Dog Bite Injuries
Q: Who is liable if I am injured by a dog?
A: The dog owner is the party that is generally liable if you suffer a dog bite injury.
Q: Does insurance cover injuries from dog attacks and dog bites?
A: Yes. Generally, homeowners or renters insurance would be applicable if someone suffers a dog bite or dog attack.
Q: Are dog bite laws the same in every state?
A: No! Dog bite and dog attack laws vary from state to state. In some states like Texas, the injured party and their attorney must establish the dog owner knew or should have known (based on the aggressive nature/breed of the dog or prior incidents with the dog), that their dog was going to cause the victim’s injuries.
Contact A Trusted Dog Bite and Dog Attack Injury Attorney Today
If you or a loved one have been injured when you were either bitten by a dog, or attacked by a dog, contact The Patel Firm PLLC as soon as you can to discuss the road to recovery and the compensation you deserve. 24/7/365, we are available. Contact us today.