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Passaic County Dog Bite Lawyer

In New Jersey, a dog owner has strict liability no matter where the attack takes place. In short, the owner must pay for all damages and injuries caused. Contact a Passaic County dog bite lawyer to learn more about your rights and options for compensation.

Tiffany Glenn Burress, Attorney at Law, has extensive experience guiding clients through a broad array of personal injury cases. If you or your child has been bitten by a dog, it is important to seek the attention of a medical professional. These injuries can quickly lead to infection.

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Whether the attack takes place at home, on the sidewalk or in a park, the dog owner must be held responsible. Depending on the size or breed of the dog, serious injuries can follow an attack, including:

  • Broken bones
  • Scars
  • Disfigurement
  • Infection
  • Torn connective tissue
  • Lacerations

Often, these injuries will require multiple doctor visits and even surgery to fully heal. An experienced lawyer can efficiently guide you through the legal process while you focus your time and attention on getting healthy.

Injuries to Children

By virtue of their inquisitive and trusting nature, children often approach and play with animals that adults might avoid. Additionally, children might not recognize the warning signs of an aggressive or angry dog. Children often suffer more severe injuries because they lack the size and strength to fight off an enraged animal. These children might have to live the rest of their lives struggling with scarring, physical or emotional trauma. Contact an attorney to discuss your best course of action.

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If you have questions regarding dog bite injuries, call Tiffany Glenn Burress, Attorney at Law, at 201-968-5800 Ext: 212, or simply complete the confidential contact form on this website. We offer free consultations and language services in both English and Spanish.

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