How Rhode Island Dog Bite Lawyers or Massachusetts Dog Bite Injury Attorneys Can Help
Dog and animal bites are scary experiences – and often, the aftermath is just as scary and confusing. When a dog bites you, who is at fault? Although most dog bite injuries are preventable, these cases are serious in nature. This is why it’s always in your best interest to contact a Massachusetts or Rhode Island dog bite lawyers as soon as possible if you’ve suffered through this type of injury.
Massachusetts and Rhode Island Dog Bite Lawyers Advice
If you are confronted by an angry dog or other vicious animal, get to a safe location immediately. Although a dog bite lawyer will be glad to help you after the fact, we’ll be much happier if you can avoid being bitten in the first place.
If you or someone you care about has been bitten by an animal, call an ambulance or visit an emergency room immediately. Your injuries need to be attended right away.
Then call us at (800)200-7752 and one of our expert MA and RI dog bite lawyers will meet you at the hospital or come to your home so we can begin to work through the details of your case and bring the guilty party to justice.
Dogs Are Our Friends…But Can Turn on You
There are about 60 million dogs in the United States with nearly a million in the states of Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Most of these animals are lovable pets. But unfortunately, they can turn on you.
According to the Center for Disease Control the number of dog bites requiring medical attention has been steadily rising. Dogs bite nearly 5 million Americans every year and approximately 800,000 Americans seek medical attention for dog bites. Nearly half of those who are injured are children. Most of those bites to children are to the head and neck, causing serious injury.
In fact over 386,000 dog bite victims require treatment in an emergency department each year and about 16 die.
MA RI Dog Bite Lawyers Are Standing By to Help You
Our Massachusetts and RI dog bite lawyers are standing by to help you every step of the way. There’s no need for you to suffer alone, and our expert attorneys can let you know what to expect during each step of the process. You may be entitled to compensation for your injuries, pain and suffering, and the dog bite lawyers at Kevin P Landry Law Offices will study your situation and fight for justice on your behalf.
You can speak to one of our Rhode Island dog bite lawyers immediately by calling (800)200-7752. If you’d like, you can also fill out our contact form and we’ll have one of our experienced Ma and RI dog bite lawyers call you as soon as possible. We work from twenty locations in Rhode Island and Massachusetts and we’ll be happy to provide you with a free initial consultation today.