Dogs have powerful jaws that can inflict severe injuries on a victim. Unfortunately, securing compensation in the aftermath of a severe dog bite can become complicated. Our Fountain Hills dog bite attorneys have extensive resources that we can use to investigate your claim and to defend you throughout the process.
Even though Arizona dog owners do not have to be negligent in order to be held accountable in the aftermath of a dog bite incident, an attorney is still going to be crucial to ensure that the victim receives maximum compensation. A skilled Fountain Hills dog bite attorney can use their resources to:
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimate that around 885,000 dog bite injury victims require medical care each year in the United States. Some of these injuries include:
Under Arizona’s “strict liability” dog bite laws, a dog’s owner can be held liable for any injury expenses incurred by a victim. This holds true even if the dog has never bitten anyone before and does not have any prior incidents of aggressive behavior. If it can be proven that the bite victim was trespassing or antagonizing the dog, there is a chance that their case may not reach a favorable verdict.
If you or somebody you care about has been bitten and injured by a dog in or around Fountain Hills, Arizona, reach out to Stone Rose Law for help as soon as possible. We have the resources necessary to conduct a thorough investigation into the incident, properly calculate your total losses, and help secure full compensation for your injuries. This includes coverage of your medical bills, lost income, any out-of-pocket expenses, pain and suffering damages, and more.