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Attacked by a Dog in Hartford?

Our Hartford Attorneys Hold Dog Owners Accountable

If you or a loved one has been attacked by a dog in Hartford, it's critical that you take strong legal action as soon as possible. Otherwise, you could have a hard time getting the money you deserve for your dog bite injury.

At the Law Offices of Mark E. Salomone & Morelli, we know how to handle dog attacks in Hartford. That's because our experienced Hartford dog bite lawyers have helped injury victims get the money they deserve for decades. We know how the legal system works and we have the case results to prove it.

So whether you're dealing with injuries to the face caused by a pit bull near Keney Park or a Rottweiler attack in the South End of Hartford, we can help. Contact our law firm and schedule your free case evaluation right now. We can meet with you in our Hartford office, your hospital room or wherever's convenient for you. You decide.

Hartford Office

100 Farmington Avenue, #2A
Hartford, CT 06105
Phone: (860) 548-9991

Common Dog Bites Injuries

More than 4.5 million people each year suffer from serious dog bite injuries, according to the National Library of Medicine. And many of these dog bites occur in Hartford and require emergency medical care at Hartford Emergency Room Hospital or another nearby medical facility. Such injuries can cover a wide range, including:

  • Puncture wounds
  • Facial injuries, including deep cuts and scars
  • Eye injuries
  • Infections due to infected wounds
  • Broken bones, especially in the hands and arms
  • Rabies or tetanus

Was Your Child Attacked by a Dog in Hartford?

Unfortunately, far too many dog bite victims are children, and fighting for full compensation for a child injured by a dog is a complex process. While a child’s body can heal faster than an adult’s, the long-term impact of a bite on a child’s developing body can be severe, including damage to growth plates and scarring of the skin. The emotional impact can also be devastating.

When we represent children injured in dog bites, we take the time to account for all of these factors and advocate for full compensation. We frequently retain expert witnesses, including plastic surgeons who are specially trained in repairing damaged portions of children’s bodies. Our goal is to fight for full compensation to maximize your child’s recovery and quality of life.

We Understand Dog Bites Cases In Hartford

We understand the sensitive nature of many dog attacks. In many cases, injury victims know the owner of the dog. The dog's owner could be a friend, a relative or a neighbor. That's why many people are reluctant to take legal action after a dog attack.

We know how to handle such complicated situations. In most cases, we deal directly with the dog owner's insurance company. That way, your friend or relative doesn't have to be directly involved - and you don't have to pay for your injuries out of your own pocket. In many cases, the funds we recover from the insurance company can pay for skin grafts, reconstructive surgery and other procedures needed to minimize scarring and other damage from the dog attack.

Don't underestimate the financial impact of your Hartford dog attack. A dog bite can easily add up to thousands of dollars in medical bills, lost income, reconstructive surgery and more. That's why it's critical that you take legal action immediately after your Hartford dog attack. That's why we want to meet with you right away. Contact us and schedule your free case evaluation with a Hartford dog bite lawyer you can count on in a crisis.