Dogs are the most popular pets in the United States with 44% of all households owning at least one dog. Even when dogs do not bite, they can cause injuries by clawing, scratching, chasing, and even pushing people over.
According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), 4.7 million people are bitten by dogs every year and about 800,000 will seek medical treatment. Children are at greatest risk and make up about one half of those numbers.
A dog bite injury can result in serious injury. Disfigurement, permanent nerve damage, and emotional trauma are often the result of a dog bite or animal attack. The victim often wonders what they could have done differently. How could this have been prevented? Why did this happen to me or my child?
If you have been injured in a motorcycle accident it is important to find an aggressive and experienced motorcycle accident attorney to handle your case. But with so many attorneys out there, how can you choose the one that is right for you?
Riding a motorcycle can be a wonderful way to enjoy the beautiful weather or unwind after a long day. Unfortunately, it can also be a dangerous past time and 80% of all motorcycle accidents result in injury or wrongful death.
Recent statistics regarding motorcycle accidents are both alarming and sobering. Although the number of fatalities resulting from motor vehicle accidents has declined somewhat, fatalities of motorcyclists has increased.