Incidents involving dog bites is a serious problem and has had victims that are both children and adults. Nationwide, 4.5 million people are bitten every year, half of them are children and a fifth of all dog bites result in an injury that requires medical attention
For a child, it can be a traumatic experience that will leave them afraid of dogs for all their lives and possibly leave them with physical scarring as well.
Physical injury and emotional stress from a dog bite can be devastating, and dog bite laws in Utah can be tricky. As a victim of an animal attack, you are entitled to any compensation for your medical expenses, lost earnings, rehabilitation costs, and other losses.
Contrary to common misconception, Utah law does not require you to show that the dog has bitten someone in the past before filing a suit. We understand the complex nature of dog bite cases. Our personal injury lawyers will fight to settle your case in as painless and efficient a manner as possible.