Injuries from dangerous dogs are a serious problem for families and young children.
Dog bites are a growing epidemic in this country leading to hundreds of injuries and even fatalities. Serious injuries can be caused by dogs biting or just running loose. Dog owners can be held responsible for damages cause by there dogs biting or running loose. Damages for medical expenses, pain, suffering, and scarring.
Dog bites can cause permanent and serious scarring. We have had the honor of representing many children and adults who received serious injuries from dog bites. Serious, and sometime fatal, injuries can also result from dogs chasing people who are walking, biking or riding motorcycles.
If you or your child is bitten by a dog, get medical assistance as soon as possible. Next, contact your county animal control office or make a police report. At Gray, Sowle & Iacco we are always available to answer any questions you may have.