Injured by a Dog or other Animal in Chino Hills? We Can Help.

A dog bite can be a traumatic experience that results in serious injuries. If you or a loved one is harmed by an animal or dog bite or attack in Chino Hills, it is frequently a wise idea to obtain the assistance of a seasoned attorney representing victims in Chino or Chino Hills familiar with dog bite claims.

Justin King – Dog & Animal Bite Injury Attorney Serving Chino and Chino Hills

Obtain the Assistance of a Skilled Personal Injury Attorney serving Chino Hills

Our law firm has successfully handled cases involving dog attacks and bites. Many individuals have discovered that our law firm has the skill and experience necessary to make sure that your case resolves with the best potential outcome. If you are the victim of this type of attack, do not hesitate to contact The Law Offices of Justin H. King today.

Aside from these very serious types of claims, the Law Office of Justin H. King also helps victims in Chino and Chino Hills who have suffered serious and traumatic accidents and injuries. He successfully helps victims of Auto and Car accident injuriesbicycle accident claimstrucking accidents, and wrongful death claims.

Obtain the Assistance of a Skilled Personal Injury Attorney serving Chino Hills

Our law firm has successfully handled cases involving dog attacks and bites. Many individuals have discovered that our law firm has the skill and experience necessary to make sure that your case resolves with the best potential outcome. If you are the victim of this type of attack, do not hesitate to contact The Law Offices of Justin H. King today.

Aside from these very serious types of claims, the Law Office of Justin H. King also helps victims in Chino and Chino Hills who have suffered serious and traumatic accidents and injuries. He successfully helps victims of Auto and Car accident injuriesbicycle accident claimstrucking accidents, and wrongful death claims.

 Steps to Take After a Dog Bite Attack in Chino & Chino Hills

There are some important steps that victims of dog or animal bites should take after being attacked by a dog or harmful animal, which includes the following pieces of advice:

Make Sure to Obtain Medical Treatment as Soon as Possible – There are many different types of diseases that can be caused by being attacked or bitten by an animal. A person should make sure to receive prompt medical treatment even if resulting injuries do not appear to be particularly severe

Identify the Dog that Bit You-  If you are attacked by a dog, it is a wise idea to determine how the dog attacked you and who owns the dog. It is important to identify the owner in these cases because the owner is the responsible party. 
Create a Police Report of the Dog Attack or Bite – Reporting the attack to the local animal control agency or law enforcement center is important so that evidence can be collected properly and a thorough investigation into the incident can be made by a qualified officer.
Take Photographs of Resulting Injuries – It is a wise idea to take photographs of the injuries caused by the dog attack or bite. This includes taking photographs of any clothing torn in the attack, physical damage, as well as anything else relevant about the conditions or circumstances leading up to the attack.

Potential Defenses Raised by Parties to Dog Attacks and Bites

There are various ways in which responsible parties can defend themselves against cases of dog attacks and bites. In these situations, it is common to raise one of various types of defenses, which include the following:

Children Below the Age of Five – Children under the age of five are not considered capable of negligent acts which could extend to some incidents involving dog attacks.

The Injury in Question Is Not A Bite – Under California law, a dog owner is liable for an attack only when the injury is a bite. In these cases, the skin does not have to be broken.

The person in question was trespassing – Liability in the state of California only applies if the victim was either in a public place or had permission to be in a private place at the time of the accident. In cases where a dog jumped on the victim and knocked them over, the dog’s owner will not be liable under strict liability law but still might be liable under general theories of negligence.

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