Are you a victim of a Dog Bite?

Pursuing a claim for injuries suffered from a dog bite injury involve complex legal issues. Who is liable? May I pursue the claim against the dog’s owner and/or the owner or occupier of the home at which the dog was present? Investigation may be necessary into prior incidents and actual or constructive knowledge of the dog’s aggressive tendencies. At Roxell Richards Law Firm, we have the knowledge and experience in dog bite law which will allow for you to recover the monetary damages to which you may be entitled for your pain and suffering, medical expenses, and resulting scars or disfigurement.

CAN I FILE A LAWSUIT FOR MY DOGBITE ACCIDENT?

About 1 in 5 people will be bitten by a dog at some point in their lives. It can happen to anyone, anywhere, and any time of the day. For many, it’s a shocking and unexpected event that can lead to serious injury or even death.
We’ll provide information about what legal rights you may have if someone else’s dog bites you or your pet bites another person or animal. Finally, we will offer advice on keeping yourself safe around dogs so that hopefully you never get bitten again!

WHAT SHOULD I DO IF I AM BITE BY A DOG?

  • The first thing that you should do is get medical attention as soon as possible. Getting medical treatment will document your injury as close as possible to when it occurred. Take photographs of the wounds and the area where the bite happened, including any “beware of dog” signs or the lack of signs.
  • Take down information about the dog and get the owner’s contact information, addresses of witnesses, and the people who had custody of the dog when it bit you
  • You should report your injury to the local authorities (Animal Control) from the scene or as soon as you can to get a record of the dog bit incident and cooperate fully with the investigating officers
  • Contact Roxell Richards Law firm, dog bite injury lawyer to discuss your options. They may even try to trick you to get you to make admissions that portray the attack as your own fault. We can help you maximize your settlement.

Can I get compensation in a In A Dog Bite Case

Most homeowners and renters insurance policies cover dog bite damages, but recovering full compensation can be challenging. That’s why you need an experienced dog bite lawyer who understands how to effectively approach these types of claims. Insurance companies often try to push the blame for dog bites on the victim. Our attorneys will advocate for your rights and won’t back down until a reasonable settlement is reached or your case is litigated in the courts.

Many dog attacks, especially those involving children, result in long-term physical and mental conditions that may never heal. If you or a loved one has been a victim of an animal attack, it is vital to seek immediate medical attention that includes comprehensive physical and psychological treatment. Victims who suffer from disfigurement, scarring, or chronic pain may face serious physical, emotional, and social hurdles for years after a dog bite. These types of problems can keep them from enjoying life and even deter them from working, going to school, and performing other daily activities. Our skilled dog bite attorneys will assess your case and understand how to accurately value your claim to help you recover the maximum compensation to which you are entitled.

DOG BITE INJURY ATTORNEY

Roxell Richards and Associates is available to assist you in applying for the benefits you need after a dog bite injury. She negotiates skillfully and argues convincingly in court.  Contact Roxell Richards today to discuss your case with our experienced Texas injury attorneys. We have an established history of working hard for favorable results. Call (713) 974-0388 or 1-844 7-RIGHTS.