The idea of getting bit by a dog might not seem very serious, but large, vicious dogs can do a significant amount of harm. Dog attacks can cause very serious and painful injuries, some of which are life-altering. If you or your child have been bitten by a dog on another's property, speaking with a California personal injury lawyer may benefit you greatly. At Omega Law Group, PC, we have decades of combined experience and know that dog attacks require very special handling.
Dog attacks can not only cause serious injuries, but they can also cause psychological trauma. If it is your child who was attacked, it can make them fearful about dogs, which can impact your family's lives in a number of ways. In the case that they suffer very severe injuries, they may require a significant amount of care beyond normal medical care, such as plastic surgery and other procedures.
A few of the most common injuries from dog bites include:
Although dog bites and animal attacks fall under premises liability law, it can be difficult to prove fault. We must be able to prove that you were legally on the grounds in which you were bit, that the dog was improperly trained or restrained, and that the dog belonged to the property owner. Our California dog bite attorney and legal team are experienced at gathering evidence and putting together a strong case that includes all the necessary components. We take quick action to investigate the case and fight to recover fair compensation.