Fullerton Dog Bite Lawyers
Dog bite losses exceed $1 billion per year. More than 350,000 dog bite victims are seen in emergency rooms every year. Approximately 800,000 victims receive some form of medical attention annually. Nevertheless, only 16,000 victims per year receive money from homeowners insurance companies and renters insurance companies. This equals 0.004% of the victims - just 4 out of every 1,000. Although these insurers pay over $350 million to all victims, the average insurance payment for a dog bite case is only $18,750.
An American has a one in 50 chance of being bitten by a dog each year. (CDC.)
Dog bites happen often in Fullerton. Getting bitten by a dog is the fifth most frequent cause of visits to emergency rooms caused by activities common among children. (The leading causes of emergency room visits overall are falls, being struck by or against an object, natural or environmental causes, poisening, being cut or pierced, and motor vehicle accident.)
There are a great many issues to consider with a dog bite. You should consider consulting a Fullerton dog bite attorney. Even a safe, neighborhood oriented community like Fullerton has its share of dog bite accidents. If you or a loved one ever incurs a dog bite related incident, call us right away.
Bisnar | Chase Personal Injury Attorneys, LLP has dedicated their practice to victims of serious injuries due to negligence. You can contact us for a free consultation or you may call 949-203-3814.
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