Dog Bites are a major public health problem. They can cause a secondary infection and possible death due to trauma. A Los Angeles Dog Bite Attorney at Freiman Law can assist you with an injury due to a dog bite. Dog bites can cause rabies, which if left untreated, can be fatal. A dog owner has an obligation to restrain his or her animal for public safety. As long as you are legally private or public property the dog's owner can be held responsible. If you have been injured due to a dog bite, contact a Los Angeles Dog Bite Attorney at Freiman Law for a free consultation.
In California, if you own a dog and that dog bites or injures another individual, you are legally responsible for the dog bite if the individual bitten was legally on the premises where the dog bite or attack occurred. Under California dog bite law, it is the absolute responsibility of the owner to ensure that the dog does not bite anyone. This is called strict liability and applies to all wild animas. Thus, the dog's owner must be responsible for damages relating to the dog bite or attack. If you have been bitten by a dog in California, contact a Los Angeles Dog Bite Attorney at Freiman Law at (310) 917-1024 or via the form on the right for a free consultation and case evaluation.