Animal Attacks

All animals, when anxious, have the propensity to attack. If you have been injured through an animal attack, or suffered injury as a result of animal behaviour, you may have grounds for a Personal Injury compensation claim. The most common attacks are by domestic pets, most notably dogs, but can include horses, farm and zoo animals. For example, owners and establishments have a duty to provide adequate signs warning of the animals, and to provide well maintained and suitable cages and guard rails as appropriate to protect the public. Additionally there are strict rules for the control of certain breeds of dogs.

Animal attacks can cause both physical harm and mental distress. Therefore, if it is possible to show the party who had control or responsibility for the animal, or who owned the animal, was at fault, you can bring a compensation claim against them. Receiving compensation will help you financially to receive the treatment and care you need as well as compensate for any additional costs you have incurred, as well as for the distress caused.

Attwood’s approach all Personal Injury cases on an individual basis, and can enable you to make a Personal Injury claim when you have been hurt by an animal through no fault of your own.

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