Every year more than 4.7 million people in the United States are injured by dog bites. Approximately one out of every six dog bites is serious enough to require medical attention. When dog bites or animal attacks occur, responsibility for the incident lies with the owner of the animal. If you live in Indiana and have suffered injuries after being bitten or attacked by a dog or other animal, it is important to know your legal rights.
Your ability to recover compensation depends on the locality where you were bitten or attacked. Laws can vary concerning animal attacks and bites between states, counties and cities. Wilson Kehoe Winingham, LLC can assist you in determining your rights under the law, as well as help with insurance claims and requests for compensation.
If you or a loved one has been or attacked or injured by an animal or dog, contact us online or call us at 1-800-525-8028 to set up a free consultation to discuss your legal options.