Dog bites and dog-related injuries are covered by property insurance, and account for approximately 1/3 of homeowner’s insurance payouts each year. Further, about 25% of every dog bite results in injuries needing medical attention.
The property owner and the dog owner are liable for damages. If you find yourself a victim of a dog bit or dog-related injury, it is most important that you seek medical attention immediately. If you are injured, you may be entitled to compensation. The attorneys at the Haverman Law Firm can sit down with you and evaluation the circumstances to determine if you may be entitled to monetary damages.