Michigan UPS Driver Dog Bites & Attacks | UPS Driver Dog Attack Lawyer

Our dog bite and attack attorneys in Michigan represent United Postal Service (UPS) in dog bite and animal attack cases.  United Postal Service drivers are often the victims of dog bite and animal attacks while delivering packages to their customers. UPS drivers have to get out of their truck and drop off packages at your front or back doors, creating vulnerability to attacks from unleashed and unrestrained dogs in the neighborhood. Federal Express attacks by other animals are also not uncommon.  According to statistics, each day, about 1,000 U.S. citizens require emergency care treatment for a dog bite injury totaling nearly 4.7 million people each year.

Claims From Injuries Sustained During Dog Bite & Attack

If a UPS driver suffers an injury from a dog bite or is attacked by a dog or other animal, such as a cat, rabbit, or ferret, while at an individual’s home, the UPS driver has two types of claims arising out of the dog bite or attack under Michigan law.

  • The first claim is a claim for workers compensation benefits, where the injured worker will receive wage loss benefits during the period of disability from the attack, and also receive medical expense benefits for all treatment related to injuries from the animal bite and/or attack.
  • The second claim is against the dog owner or animal owner for pain and suffering damages resulting from injuries from the animal bite or attack. Dog attacks often result in significant scarring and disfigurement and bone fractures. Under the Michigan law for dog bite injuries and attacks, the owner or keeper of the dog may be strictly liable for the attack and for failing to keep the dog properly leashed. Additionally, the animal owner will be responsible for repaying the workers compensation benefits paid out by the Federal Express Company.

Free Book By UPS Driver Dog Bite Attorney

If you would like more information about your legal rights after a UPS driver dog bite injury or attack, you can order our FREE book, “The Ultimate Michigan Dog Bite and Animal Attack Handbook” by Michigan dog bite attorney Lawrence J. Buckfire. The book explains the laws on Michigan bites and animal attacks, your legal rights after a bite, and how to get the best money settlement for your injuries. Our book sells for $14.95 on Amazon but Lawrence will send it to you for FREE.

Our  No Fee Promise For UPS Driver Dog Bite Victims

Our UPS driver dog bite injury attorneys will represent you in your case under our NO FEE PROMISE. This means that you will not be charged any legal fees whatsoever unless we obtain a settlement or recovery for you. You have absolutely no obligation for legal fees unless we win your case. If we do not obtain a settlement for you, you owe us nothing!

Contact Your UPS Driver Dog Bite Lawyer For Michigan Dog Attack

Our experienced UPS Driver Michigan dog bite lawyers will hire specialized investigators to document the incident, supplementing any evidence you have been able to collect. For more information on your legal rights after an attack, call us now at (800) 606-1717 to speak with one of our award winning Michigan dog bite lawyers about your case, or simply submit Get Help Now Box and our Buckfire & Buckfire, P.C. experienced attorneys will get back to you quickly.

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