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Obtaining Compensation In Dog Bite Cases

Animal attacks account for about a third of homeowners’ insurance claims, roughly $600 million in 2016 alone. Furthermore, the size of the average verdict or settlement has increased 70 percent since 2003, largely due to rising medical costs and the nature of these injuries. Many dog bite victims are either young children or older adults....

What You Need To Know About Dog Bites

In 2015, homeowners insurance companies in the United States paid an average of $38,000 per incident to settle dog bite claims. Furthermore, about half of the 885,000 serious injury bite victims were children. The large number of child victims helps explain why the average claim is so high. Most attacking dogs are pit bulls, rottweilers,...