Being the victim of a dog attack or bite can be very traumatic. These dog attacks can often involve children. You or your loved one may have large medical bills, pain, and emotional trauma. If you or a loved one has been attacked by a dog or another animal, you may be able to make a claim against the dog or animal owner and their insurance company.
Silva Injury Law, Inc. has experience handling dog attack and dog bite cases. Typically, these cases are covered by a homeowner’s insurance policy. Our firm is skilled at getting the facts and holding the responsible party and their insurance company accountable for your damages.
Potential Damages that Can be Recovered in a Dog Bite Injury in California:
You can recover the following types of damages, if you were injured in a dog attack that occurred due to someone else’s negligence.
- Damages for past and future medical bills
- Damages for lost wages
- Damages for future lost wages, if the injury happens to be permanent
- Damages for pain and suffering
While no amount of money will ever make up for the traumatic experience after a serious dog bite or animal attack injury, filing a claim for damages can help ease some of the worry and stress.