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Dog Bites

Dog Bite Lawyers in Florida

Dog Bites Lawyers in Florida

Victims of dog bites in Florida should not be overlooked. Dog bites victims in Florida are able to receive compensation for medical bills, lost income, physical pain, and sometimes even emotional trauma. With a dedicated and caring Florida dog bites lawyer, you will be able to obtain this compensation without further pain and suffering. Ayres Cluster Law Firm is here to help.

Liability for Dog Bites

When a dog bites a person in a public space, the dog owner is responsible. Even if it occurs on private property, the dog owner is responsible as long as the dog bite victim is lawfully present, including the dog owner’s property. Liability for the injury is on the dog owner, regardless of whether or not the dog had previously displayed signs of viciousness.

What to do if You are the Victim of a Dog Bite

Every year, an average of 800 thousand dog bites require medical attention in the U.S. This does not count the thousands that go untreated. Children and the elderly are particularly vulnerable to severe injuries from dog bites.

A common misconception is that certain dog breeds are more likely to be vicious than others. The truth is that dogs of any breed or size can cause terrible injuries. If you are the victim of a dog bite, your immediate steps should be to seek medical attention and contact Ayres Cluster Law Firm.

Potential Illnesses Caused by Dog Bites

According to the CDC, about one in five dog bites becomes infected. You can potentially catch the following from a dog bite:

Contact Ayres Cluster Law Firm for a Free Consultation

After receiving medical attention for your wounds, give us a call. We are a team of skilled and passionate lawyers who are dedicated to helping you obtain the compensation you are entitled to. Do not hesitate to contact us for a consultation, so we can assist you in this time of need. Allow us to be an asset for you today.

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