Dog Bite Attorney in San Francisco

Getting bit or attacked by a dog, can cause serious injuries and can be a terrible situation for both the dog owner and the victim. However, dog owners are responsible for their dogs’ actions no matter if they were around their dog at the time of attack or not. The San Francisco dog bite lawyers at Harris Personal Injury lawyers represents plaintiffs who were injured in dog attacks regularly. Our attorneys represent dog bite victims who have been bitten by pit bulls, and other dog breeds that tend to be vicious. If you or a loved one have been injured by a dog in or around the San Francisco area, please contact our San Francisco dog bite law firm for a free case consultation in person or over the phone.

Dog Bite Injuries:

Sadly, many dogs have a bad temperament, get aggressive and tend to be territorial. Children are amongst the many dog bite victims that we represent. Children are often bit because of their size and vulnerable state. Often, wounds turn into infections that lead to expensive surgeries and even plastic surgery and long hospital stays.

  • Open wounds
  • Hematomas
  • Permanent scarring
  • Infections

If You Have Been Bitten by a Dog:

It is extremley important to seek immediate medical care after you have been bitten by a dog. Dog bites and animal bites can turn into a terrible infection and can also cause permanent scarring if you do not get proper stitches. Due to the bacteria on the dog fangs, wounds can ooze and bleed and turn into terrible infections. It is important to get the dog owner’s contact information and insurance information. Take photos of the bite to preserve evidence. If there were witnesses around at the time of attack, retain their contact information as well. Lastly, contact our San Francisco dog bite law firm for a free case consultation.

Dog Bite Law:

California law states that dog owners are liable for damages related to the dog bite injury. The dog bite lawyers at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers know that there is not a one free bite rule in California, and we will aggressively fight for what you deserve.

How Much is My Dog Bite Worth?

The truth is, dog bites and attacks are preventable. It is your legal right to seek financial compensation for suffering from a bite. However, there is no set price for a dog bite. All dog bite cases are different. The outcome of every personal injury claim is circumstantial. Dogs are usually under a home owners’ insurance policy. There are many factors that are analyzed before demanding damages.

Once hired, our dog bite attorney will work with you and analyze all aspects of your case. The severity of your bite and available home owners’ insurance will help determine the amount of compensation you deserve. Our dog bite attorneys will help demand for your past and future medical bills, we may demand lost wages, and seek damages for the pain and suffering you have endured.

Why Hire a Dog Bite Lawyer?

If you or a loved one have suffered from a dog bite in or around the San Francisco area, you are likely entitled to compensation for your suffering. It is important to know that at Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, we will work with you and help maximize your compensation. Harris Personal Injury Lawyers have over ten years of trial experience, and have recovered over $200,000,000 for accident victims. At Harris Personal Injury Lawyers, we offer a free consultation to EVERY accident victim, over the phone or in person. If you cannot make it into our office, we can come to you. It is important to know that we only work on contingency fee, this means we are not paid unless we win your case. There is no risk hiring Harris Personal Injury Lawyers. If you cannot make it into our office, we can come to you.

 

San Francisco

650 Delancey Street #105
San Francisco, CA 94107
Ph: 415.495.0440
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