Our expert team of lawyers at Avrek Law Firm have been serving the Orange County residents for more than 15 years. We offer our services to the residents of all major cities in California within the Los Angeles, Riverside, San Bernardino, Kern and San Diego Counties, as well as Northern California and Orange County. We are just a telephone call away. Our expert team of lawyers will do their best to work in your best interest and will perform a close evaluation of your dog bite injury case and file your claim accordingly. A right move in right time could help you to recover compensation to your stress and injury.
As far as population is concerned, Santa Ana is one of the largest cities in the Orange County. With more than 350,000 residents, the number of pet dogs are also quite high.
Dogs are often regarded as the faithful one and also as “Man’s best friend”. But, sometimes even the most timid and calm dog can also become ferocious and restless as a result they becomes aggressive towards other dogs and human beings. These sort of incidents are usually witnessed in various parks, neighborhoods, etc. This particularly becomes dangerous when they are not in leash.
Dog bites can be a serious, life alternating, serious experience for any one and can cause lifelong stress and trauma. Dogs sometimes become aggressive for no reason but mostly they tend to bite other humans because they feel the people meant harm to them and re intending to intrude in their space.
Let’s get ourselves acquainted with numerical dog bites statistics.Some of the facts regarding the dog biting and related cases are sure to make your startle for a while.
- Over 4.5 million – nationally recorded annual dog bites.
- Over 800,000 – dog bites annually need medical attention.
- Over 2,000 – Post office Delivery workers suffer from dog bites each year.
Hence, dog owners are advised to keep their pets in check.
Requirements and proofs needed to file a case.
A plaintiff doesn’t need any concrete evidence apart from his/her injury proof to claim and prove that the dog was dangerous or had a biting history. As per CALIFORNIA DOG BITE LAW and the CIVIL CODE SECTION 3342. – it is needed to prove that:
- The defendant owned the dog at the time of the biting.
- The dog had bitten the plaintiff.
- The plaintiff was lawfully on the said place where the dog bit him/her.
- The dog bite caused the plaintiff serious injuries and mental stress and trauma.
All the above mentioned evidence cannot be neglected at any cost and they are very important and crucial for the case. No dog owners can let or allow their dogs to attack, let them bite any other human beings. It is the owner’s responsibility to keep their dogs in leash. And it is your right to demand a financial compensation for your sufferings.
Kindly get in touch with us without any hesitation with your dog bite injury case and concern at 949-313-3577 for further information and to discuss your case.
You can reach us at
Santa Ana Dog Bite Lawyer
9180 Irvine Center Dr.
Irvine, CA 92618