At Pano Stephens of Krankemann Petersen, we have helped many maimed persons obtain compensation for injuries sustained as a result of a dog attack. These attacks are particularly horrendous and can cause scarring and permanent injuries. Cases in which dogs attack children are particularly distressing.
If you or a loved one has been injured as a result of a dog attack in Northern California, we encourage you to contact Krankemann Petersen for representation. We have been protecting the rights of injury victims since 1968.
Dog Bite Attacks: Statistics From the CDC
Dog bite attacks are a serious threat to public safety in the United States. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC):
- Approximately 4.5 million people are injured by dog bite attacks each year.
- Almost one in five dog bite victims require medical attention.
- More than 30,000 people underwent reconstructive surgery in 2006 as the result of dog bite attacks.
Injuries That Last a Lifetime
Many people suffer serious and even debilitating injuries as a result of dog bite attacks. A dog attack may result in these and other serious injuries:
- Deep lacerations
- Nerve damage
Whether your case involves moderate injury, catastrophic injury or wrongful death, we will work diligently to seek the full compensation you need and deserve.
Contact a Mendocino County Dog Bite Injury Attorney
To speak with attorney Pano Stephens about a dog bite attack, contact Pano Stephens of Krankemann Petersen in Ukiah, California. To schedule a free initial consultation, call 707-877-4059 or contact us by e-mail.