Jackson County Dog Bite Lawyers

Our dog bite lawyers in Jackson County represent victims of dog bites and attacks. These vicious attacks often result in serious injuries and require medical treatment.  Under Michigan law, a person injured by an attacking dog does have the legal right to be compensated for the harm and injuries suffered in the attack.

Common injuries from dog bites include lacerations to the face, arms, and legs that required stitches, puncture wounds, broken bones, and nerve damage.  Many times, a person falls during a dog attack or is knocked down by the dog and can suffer serious orthopedic injuries. In addition to the physical injuries, many dog bite victims suffer psychological damages and post-traumatic stress disorder as a direct result of the attack.

The Animal Control Ordinance – Jackson County sets forth the county dog bite laws.  According to Jackson County a dog is dangerous when “shall mean an animal that bites or otherwise causes serious injury to a person or other animal.”  An attack or bite by a dog is a violation of this ordinance.  A Michigan civil lawsuit can be sought using this violation of ordinance as evidence.

In addition to a violation of a county ordinance, the owner of a dog is strictly liable to another person bitten or attacked by a dog under the Michigan Dog Bite Statute.  This means that a person who owns, harbors, or keeps a dog that attacks or bites another person is deemed liable for the injuries and damages caused by the dog.  There are very few exceptions to this law. (more…)

Isabella County Dog Bite Lawyers

Our dog bite lawyers in Isabella County represent victims of dog bites and attacks. These vicious attacks often result in serious injuries and require medical treatment.  Under Michigan law, a person injured by an attacking dog does have the legal right to be compensated for the harm and injuries suffered in the attack.

Common injuries from dog bites include lacerations to the face, arms, and legs that required stitches, puncture wounds, broken bones, and nerve damage.  Many times, a person falls during a dog attack or is knocked down by the dog and can suffer serious orthopedic injuries. In addition to the physical injuries, many dog bite victims suffer psychological damages and post-traumatic stress disorder as a direct result of the attack.

The Animal Control Ordinance – Isabella County sets forth the county dog bite laws.  Isabella County states that a dangerous animal is: “any animal which, without provocation, attacks or injures a person.”  Any dog that has bitten or attacked is in violation of this ordinance. The violation of an ordinance is considered as evidence if negligence in a Michigan civil lawsuit for a dog bite or attack.

In addition to a violation of a county ordinance, the owner of a dog is strictly liable to another person bitten or attacked by a dog under the Michigan Dog Bite Statute.   This means that a person who owns, harbors, or keeps a dog that attacks or bites another person is deemed liable for the injuries and damages caused by the dog.  There are very few exceptions to this law. (more…)

Iron County Dog Bite Lawyers

Our dog bite lawyers in Iron County represent victims of dog bites and attacks. These vicious attacks often result in serious injuries and require medical treatment.  Under Michigan law, a person injured by an attacking dog does have the legal right to be compensated for the harm and injuries suffered in the attack.

Common injuries from dog bites include lacerations to the face, arms, and legs that required stitches, puncture wounds, broken bones, and nerve damage.  Many times, a person falls during a dog attack or is knocked down by the dog and can suffer serious orthopedic injuries. In addition to the physical injuries, many dog bite victims suffer psychological damages and post-traumatic stress disorder as a direct result of the attack.

The Animal Control Ordinance – Iron County sets forth the county dog bite laws.  A dog owner whose dog ‘bites” is in violation of the ordinance.  A Michigan civil lawsuit can be sought using this violation of ordinance as evidence.

In addition to a violation of a county ordinance, the owner of a dog is strictly liable to another person bitten or attacked by a dog under the Michigan Dog Bite Statute.   This means that a person who owns, harbors, or keeps a dog that attacks or bites another person is deemed liable for the injuries and damages caused by the dog.  There are very few exceptions to this law. (more…)

Genesee County Dog Bite Lawyers

Our dog bite lawyers in Genesee County represent victims of dog bites and attacks. These vicious attacks often result in serious injuries and require medical treatment.  Under Michigan law, a person injured by an attacking dog does have the legal right to be compensated for the harm and injuries suffered in the attack.

Common injuries from dog bites include lacerations to the face, arms, and legs that required stitches, puncture wounds, broken bones, and nerve damage.  Many times, a person falls during a dog attack or is knocked down by the dog and can suffer serious orthopedic injuries. In addition to the physical injuries, many dog bite victims suffer psychological damages and post-traumatic stress disorder as a direct result of the attack.

The Animal Control Ordinance – Genesee County sets forth the county dog bite laws.  A dog has menaced or scratched or which has bitten a person or animal so as to draw blood or break bones is considered a dangerous dog according to Genesee County.  An attack or bite by a dog is a violation of this ordinance.  A Michigan civil lawsuit can be sought using this violation of ordinance as evidence.

In addition to a violation of a county ordinance, the owner of a dog is strictly liable to another person bitten or attacked by a dog under the Michigan Dog Bite Statute.   This means that a person who owns, harbors, or keeps a dog that attacks or bites another person is deemed liable for the injuries and damages caused by the dog.  There are very few exceptions to this law. (more…)

Ionia County Dog Bite Lawyers

Our dog bite lawyers in Ionia County represent victims of dog bites and attacks. These vicious attacks often result in serious injuries and require medical treatment.  Under Michigan law, a person injured by an attacking dog does have the legal right to be compensated for the harm and injuries suffered in the attack.

Common injuries from dog bites include lacerations to the face, arms, and legs that required stitches, puncture wounds, broken bones, and nerve damage.  Many times, a person falls during a dog attack or is knocked down by the dog and can suffer serious orthopedic injuries. In addition to the physical injuries, many dog bite victims suffer psychological damages and post-traumatic stress disorder as a direct result of the attack.

The Animal Control Ordinance – Ionia County sets forth the county dog bite laws.  According to Ionia County, any animal that bites or otherwise causes serious injury to a person or other animal on public or private property  is considered Dangerous.  Any dog that “bites” a person is in violation of the ordinance.  The violation of this ordinance will be used as evidence in a Michigan civil lawsuit.

In addition to a violation of a county ordinance, the owner of a dog is strictly liable to another person bitten or attacked by a dog under the Michigan Dog Bite Statute.   This means that a person who owns, harbors, or keeps a dog that attacks or bites another person is deemed liable for the injuries and damages caused by the dog.  There are very few exceptions to this law. (more…)

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