Does “Beware of Dog” Sign protect you from a dog bite lawsuit?

Some dog owners put a “Beware of Dog’ sign on their fence thinking that is enough to protect them legally from liabilities or to keep trespassers away. The truth is that those signs are worth very little if your dog attacks someone, especially if you know very well that the dog is aggressive and can […]

5 mistakes you shouldn’t do after a dog bite

Dogs will show you unconditional love and they are friendly even if they are not yours. We can agree that they are wonderful. But sometimes you can’t really tell if a dog will react negatively to your movement and this might lead to harm. If you see a dog on the street and you don’t […]

How to Prevent a Dog Attack in Mesa, AZ

Mesa, Arizona is a great place for dog owners. There are dog-friendly hiking trails within a 20-mile radius like Shaw Butte, North Mountain, Lookout Mountain and many more. However, according to CDCP (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) about four and a half million people are victims of dog bites annually and nearly 20% require […]

Who is liable when a child suffers a dog bite?

When the weather is beautiful, a lot of people like to spend time outdoors. And some of them also want to bring their dogs with them. It’s well established that children generally like dogs, but we can’t always say that dogs like children. Your child can sustain serious injuries or diseases from a dog bite. […]

What Kind of Cases to Personal Injury Lawyers Handle?

  Although the name of a personal injury lawyer seems to speak for itself on what type of cases they might cover, it may not be descriptive enough. Personal injury cases can come in multiple forms which could leave people questioning what kind of lawyer they might need. If you’re unsure whether a personal injury […]

Who pays the medical costs for dog bite victims

You must be able to prove a case   After a dog bite incident, medical bills can rack up pretty quickly for the dog owner depending on the severity of the bites. But whether the dog bites were severe or not, the law allows for accident victims to recover damages against the parties that harmed them. Basically what […]

What You Need to Know About Dog Bite Law

What You Need to Know About Dog Bite Law According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, at least 4.5 million people are bitten by a dog every year in the United States. About 900,000 of those bites require medical attention. In most states, the simple fact that you own or keep a dog […]

Dog Bite Treatment For Humans

Dog Bite Treatment For Humans While comrades of the canine variety are often referred to as man’s best friend, they have been occasionally known to bite the hand that feeds them. Whether it be a puppy who’s merely teething and still hasn’t figured this whole biting thing out yet, an older dog who is overly […]

Break Down of Arizona’s Dog Bite Laws

Although we hate to see anyone get injured by a dog, it’s a reality that happens far too often. It can be traumatizing for the victim as well as upsetting for the owner of the dog. This article breaks down the laws Arizona has regarding dog bites and the rights victims and owners have in […]