Dog bites and attack injuries are often disfiguring or in the worst cases, deadly. What many people don't know is that dog bite/attack injuries may be covered by the owner's homeowners insurance, renters insurance or a commercial insurance policy.
In lawsuits in NJ and PA, the following are the steps which are taken to obtain financial recovery for the seriously injured dog bite or attack victim.
1. Written notification to the dog owner to notify the insurance carrier
2. Written notification to the property owner to notify the insurance carrier
3. Obtain public records of the dog, the attack and any prior attacks
4. Obtain medical records and bills
6. Quantify damages
7. File the lawsuit in:
8. Engage in discovery
9. Obtain expert reports
For more information about dog bite laws in Pennsylvania or New Jersey, visit our dog bite page.
If you or a loved one was seriously injured in a dog attack in New Jersey or Pennsylvania, contact our injury and dog bite lawyers. Our firm spares no expense in the prosecution of these kinds of cases. 877.944.8396