Pets have become such a prominent and cherished part of our community that it is always difficult to face the unfortunate reality of a dog bite. Anyone is susceptible to these attacks and children, specifically, can be frequent victims. In these cases, injuries do not have to go unanswered. Pet owners are legally responsible for the damage their pets cause to other people.
For decades now, our team at The Rotatori Law Firm has been making sure that all victims of personal injury have their interests competently represented in civil court. In the case of serious dog bites, we can make it undeniable to the courts that pet owners need to be held responsible and that restitution is not only deserved, but necessary. Contact a dedicated Waterbury personal injury attorney at our firm today to learn more about your legal options as a dog bite victim.
Many dog bites are minor and may not require medical attention. However, there can be particularly vicious instances of dog or animal attacks that have lasting effects for the victim.
Serious dog bites can result in:
It is common for dog bite victims to hesitate in seeking legal action because they empathize with the animal or may even be pet owners themselves. For these injuries, however, the dog is considered the legal property of fellow citizen and that individual is liable for damages. Do not hesitate to explore your legal options! At The Rotatori Law Firm, we always work on a contingency basis, which means clients are not charged unless we win.
Give us a call today to set up a consultation with our dedicated legal team.