DOG BITES ATTACKS
Dog bite attack claims account for over one-third of all homeowner’s insurance claims filed every year in Los Angeles, California and many end in lawsuits seeking damages.
There is no nationwide law for dog bite cases. This sometimes leads to confusion as there can be multiple competing layers of ordinances. However, our dog bite attorneys understand the dog bite laws covering the state of California, down to your county and city level. These very often determine liability in dog attack cases.
Liability must be proven in a dog attack case. Therefore, after a Dog bite attack If possible; try to gather as much evidence as you can once you or the dog bite victim has received appropriate medical attention and report the dog to local animal control.
Useful evidence includes:
• The names of the attack dog and dog owner
• The dog owner’s address
• Contact information and names of any witnesses
• Photos and descriptions of the place where the dog attack occurred as well as photos of the injured area
• Medical evaluation of the wound by the treating medical physician
Most dog bite lawsuits that we handle are settled by insurance companies out of court these cases are often handled through the dog owner’s homeowner’s insurance policy.
If you do need to file suit, finding dog bites lawyers like us with a track record in dog attack cases can significantly help, even if the case never makes it to court. We represent a wide range of clients in these cases, including children, postal and utility workers and all types of home repair workers.
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