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Hallandale Beach Dog Bites

Dog bites and animal attacks in Halladale Beach and other communities are often terrifying experiences. They can also lead permanent injury and scarring. Large dogs, especially, can cause head injuries in Hallandale Beach as well as brain trauma, facial injuries, lacerations, bruises, scarring, fractures, and a host of other serious injuries. Blood loss from the attack as well as the severity of the injuries can lead to infection and in some cases dogs can carry diseases that they can pass on to their victims.

If you have been injured in a dog bite or animal attack, it is possible that recklessness or negligence contributed to the attack. If this is the case, you may have a legal claim that allows you to seek compensation for your pain and suffering, medical costs, lost wages, and other expenses. To get more details, contact the Flaxman Law Group to arrange for a free, no obligation consultation to discuss your situation.

Dog Bites and Child Injuries in Hallandale Beach or Your Community

Even a small dog can cause a lot of damage, especially when the victims are children. Unfortunately, in many cases victims of dog attacks do tend to be children, as children are often curious and will approach strange animals. Children may not understand when a dog is exhibiting signs of aggression and may not know how to safely retreat in these situations. Parents can help by instructing their children not to approach a strange dog or animal and by teaching them how to act around friendly dogs.

However, even if parents closely supervise their children and take every precaution a dog attack and child injuries in Hallandale Beach can still occur. It can be especially galling when dog owners who have pets with a history of aggression allow their dogs to run loose or do not properly secure their pets, allowing dog attacks to occur.

What Causes an Animal Attack?

In many cases, it can be difficult to determine exactly what has led to an attack or dog bite. In addition to getting immediate medical help for the person who is attacked, it is important to get legal advice about your situation. Florida dog bite laws have changed over the years, and trying to determine whether you have a legal claim or not is often difficult without the help of a personal injury attorney in Hallandale Beach or your community.

If you or your child has been injured by a dog or an aggressive animal, contact the Flaxman Law Group to review your legal options. Depending on the situation, you may have a personal injury claim or you may be able to get compensation from homeowners insurance or another type of insurance provider. Contact the Flaxman Law Group today to get details in a free, no obligation consultation. Charles Flaxman of the Flaxman Law group has successfully worked with thousands of personal injury plaintiffs and also worked for ten years in the insurance industry, making him uniquely qualified to seek out homeowners insurance coverage and other compensation options for victims.