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Holding Dog Owners Responsible for their Dogs' Actions

Dog bites are no simple matter, especially in children there can be long term physical and emotional harm. Rhode Island Laws liability laws impose strict liability for owners that keep their dog outside and not leashed or in an enclosure. Where the attack occurs, and the various other circumstances including the severity of injuries all play a role in the legal outcome of the dog bite injury. You are entitled to take legal action seeking compensation in an unprovoked dog attack. Dog attacks often result in emotional harm, broken bones, lacerations, muscle or tissue damage, or even more severe damage. We would seek a premise liability claim on your behalf to pay for your medical expenses including surgery, physical therapy and any lost wages and emotional damage caused by the dog attack. Some common injuries caused by dog bites:
  • Puncture wounds
  • Laceration
  • Contusion/abrasion/hematoma
  • Infection
  • Amputation/avulsion/crush
  • Fracture/dislocation

In Almost Every Case, the Dog Owner is Liable for Dog Bite Injuries

Have you or a loved one been bitten by a German Shepherd, Pit Bill Doberman, Rottweiler or any other dog breed in Rhode Island? Don't hesitate to call Moretti Perlow & Bonin. Our experienced Rhode Island dog attack lawyers are ready to defend your rights when canine owners have allowed their dogs to cause you harm. We have the litigation techniques to hold the negligent party accountable when they refuse to take responsibility for their actions.
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