Contact an experienced dog bite lawyer, ASAP, if you have been attacked or bitten by a dog
Many people who are attacked by a dog do not know what the things that they should be doing immediately after being bitten by a dog. An experienced dog bite lawyer can answer all of your questions and get you moving in the right direction.
I've been bitten by a dog. What should I do first?If you have been bitten by a dog then one of the first things you should do is seek immediate medical care and attention. Many times we are contacted by individuals who do not get medical care and then run the risk of having a permanent, ugly, and disfiguring scar or a serious infection or getting rabies. You need to get treated as soon as possible so a doctor can advise you as to what you need to be doing after you have received immediate medical care.
Contact experience dog bite lawyerThere are many other things that you should be doing after you've been bitten by a dog. The dog warden or animal control officer will need to be contacted so the case can be investigated and a report can be filed. A determination will have to be made as to whether or not the dog is up-to-date on its rabies vaccination. The dog, in most cases, will have to be quarantined as well. An experienced dog bite lawyer will be able to advise you as to what steps you should be taking and what things you should not be doing.