Denver Dog Bite Attorney
Dog Attacks in Denver, CO
Seek Medical Attention
First off, you should go get your bite treated. Dog
bites are full of bacteria, and can result in serious infections and cause other complications. If you are well enough to take you or a loved one to the hospital, do so. Otherwise, call emergency services.
Report The Attack
Report the attack to local authorities or animal control. Get the name of the owner and a name/description of the dog that attacked you. If the dog had no owner present, then report the area in which the attack took place and a description of the dog.
Photograph The Injury
Take pictures of the bites and other injuries. If there are damaged goods, take pictures. If you can manage it, even take pictures of the dog itself. This way, you will have some evidence to show in the case that you have to go to court.
Contact Your Local Denver Dog Bite Attorney
A dog bite can cause more than just physical pain. It can cause stress, and really hurt your pocket book if you have massive hospital bills to pay. At times, there are complications with insurance companies. A skilled Denver Dog Bite Attorney can help you receive the compensation you deserve, and the representation you need in court to come out on top. Its important to contact them ASAP seeing as your chances of a successful case increase with the proper diligence that a skilled dog bite attorney can provide.
Do not, under any circumstances, give out any information about your bite, or any other injuries, to your insurance company without first contacting your attorney. Insurance companies will first and foremost look out for themselves. Information given out can be used to minimize, or even destroy your claim. It’s also important to contact your attorney because you may be eligible for compensation that you didn’t know existed, or don’t know how to go about obtaining. It’s important to have an Attorney who knows how to get all of the compensation that you deserve.
This of course is just a short guide to some steps that you should take after being attacked. When you contact your dog bite attorney, make sure to give all the details. Follow these simple steps, and you will be on your way to obtaining the representation and compensation that you deserve.
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