Monthly Archives: February 2023
Where Does Compensation Come From Under Georgia Dog Bite Laws?
Dogs are a favorite pet in the US, and they are considered a member of the family in many households due to their loyalty, unconditional love, and companionship. However, they are still animals that can bite, lash out, or take aggressive action. According to an Insurance Information Institute (III) article on dog bite liability,… Read More »
Infection Rates For Child Dog Bite Injuries
It is not surprising that so many dog bite injuries become infected at some point after the initial trauma, considering the bacteria, germs, and other contaminants in the animal’s mouth. However, you might not realize how children are uniquely affected by post-dog bite infections. According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, the infection rate… Read More »
Long Recovery Ahead For Georgia Boy Pulled From Bike, Mauled By Pit Bulls
In an unspeakable tragedy caused by criminal negligence, an 11-year old boy from Grovetown, GA was mauled by vicious dogs and suffered catastrophic dog bite injuries. Atlanta’s Fox News Channel 5 covered the story in a report published January 13, 2023, which outlined the details of the attack. The victim was riding his bike… Read More »
Health Complications You Might Not Expect From Georgia Dog Bites
In the moments after you were bitten by a dog, all you can think about is the excruciating pain and getting medical attention right away to reduce it. However, the emergency care you receive in the immediate aftermath of an animal attack may not be the end of your treatment journey. According to a… Read More »
How Much Is A Georgia Dog Bite Case Worth?
One of the most common questions about Georgia dog bite cases relates to the value of the claim, or what amount a victim might be able to recover as compensation by pursuing the negligent owner. There is no way to give an accurate value with so many variables in a typical case, but state… Read More »