Taking action after suffering a dog bite

Being a dog owner in Georgia and elsewhere comes with many responsibilities. This goes beyond ensuring that the pets are healthy, fed and taken care of. This also means ensuring that people are safe around your dog.

Suffering a dog bite can be a very shocking event for everyone involved. A dog owner may be surprised by the event, and the bite victim may be overwhelmed by the emotional and physical harm caused to them by a dog they never suspected would bite or attack them. At our law firm, we understand the pain and suffering that can happen to a dog bite victim. We are dedicated to helping individuals in the Richmond Hill area explore and understand their rights.

Pursuing a personal injury action following a dog bite could help a bite victim address the losses and harms caused to them. The civil lawsuit may seek to prove fault in the matter. It is important to take the time to collect evidence that places liability on a dog owner, evaluate the situation and calculate the damages suffered. At our law firm, we work to make our clients whole, and through a compensation award this could help address medical expenses, lost wages, pain and suffering, loss of enjoyment of life, emotional distress and other damages.

To learn more, please visit our law firm’s dog bite website. A dog attack or bite is a shocking and unexpected event. A victim is certainly not expecting to deal with the gruesome aftermath of the bite. It is important for bite victims to explore their rights, such as filing a personal injury action. A civil lawsuit could help with holding a dog owner accountable and assist with the collection of compensation for losses.