Dog Bite Injury Attorney
If you or a loved one has suffered from a dog bite in Pennsylvania, our dog bite lawyers are here to help. It is crucial to preserve the evidence after you’ve suffered a dog bite injury. It is important to take photos of the attack location and the injury. Document names, addresses and phone numbers of witnesses or anything else that proves you were injured by a dog and proof of who is in control of the dog. Next, you should call an experienced Allentown dog bite lawyer to review all of your legal options.
Our dog bite attorneys will help you recover compensation for:
- Medical and Hospital Bills
- Recovery and Physical Therapy
- Pain and Suffering
- Lost Wages and Loss of Future Employment
Dog attacks can affect anyone, but children encounter the highest volume of injuries. These dog bites cause more emergency room visits than any other for children. Injuries stemming from dog bites can include serious lacerations anywhere on the body, including the head and face.
Our experienced dog bite lawyers will assist you in finding the right doctor to treat your dog bite injury and the resulting scars. We have excellent relationships with eastern Pennsylvania cosmetic surgeons who provide excellent scar treatment.
After a Dog Bite Attack:
- Call a first responder: even if the injury seems minor, an untreated dog bite can lead to rabies or infection;
- Determine who controls the dog: make sure the owner is put on notice so that he can secure the animal;
- Call the local police and log a complaint;
- Preserve all evidence with photos and witness documentation;
- Call an experienced dog bit lawyer.
Our injury lawyers will identify any and all liability insurance companies that may provide insurance coverage. There may be more than one insurance policy available to compensate you for your damages. Our dog bite attorneys will uncover every possible insurance company available. We’ll handle the discussions with the insurance companies so you can focus on your recovery and your family.
If you’ve suffered from a dog bite in Pennsylvania, we can help. Our lawyers will travel to meet you in your home or hospital room. Additionally, for your convenience, we have offices located around the state of Pennsylvania, such as: Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton, Philadelphia, Harrisburg and Scranton.
If you or a loved one has been bit by a dog, call the Allentown dog bite lawyers at The Trapani Law Firm for a free consultation by calling (610) 351– 2330 or leaving us a message here: contact us.