Category: Dog Bites / Animal Attacks



Dog Bite Injuries Increase during the Summer
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Dog Bite Injuries Increase during the Summer

When school is out and the days are longer, the rate of dog bites in Florida surges.

 

There are all kinds of ways that people can get injured in the summer – especially kids – but dog bites usually isn’t at the top of anyone’s list. Still, every year more than four million Americans are bitten by dogs. According to a report from NBC Miami, statistics show that summer is the most dangerous season for dog bite injuries—particularly for young children.…

What To Do If You’re Bitten by a Dog
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What To Do If You’re Bitten by a Dog

An estimated 4.5 million Americans suffer from a dog bite every year, and one out of every five of those bites is serious enough to call for medical attention, according to the Centers for Disease Control. Hopefully you can avoid being one of these statistics, but it’s important to be prepared and know what to do if you or a loved one is bitten by a dog. Check out the tips below, and always call a doctor if the wound seems serious or if you don’t know the vaccination status of the dog.…

OFFICE LOCATION AND SERVICE AREAS

 

The South Florida Injury Law Firm handles cases throughout Florida from their Fort Lauderdale office. Here is a list of some of the counties and cities we serve:

Martin County

Jensen Beach, Jupiter, Stuart Sewall’s, Point Ocean, Breeze Park.

St. Lucie County

Fort Pierce, Port St Lucie.

Lee County

Bonita Springs, Cape Coral, Estero, East Dunbar, Fort Myers, Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel.

Palm Beach County

West Palm Beach, Boca Raton, Boynton Beach, Delray Beach, and throughout the greater Palm Beach area.

Broward County

Fort Lauderdale, Hollywood, Hallandale, Pembroke Pines, Hallandale Beach, Pompano Beach, Deerfield Beach, Weston, Miramar, Plantation, Sunrise, Coral Springs and throughout the greater Broward area.

Miami-Dade County

Miami, Miami Beach, Coral Gables, South Miami, Kendall, Hialeah North Miami Beach, Aventura, Sunny Isles, and throughout the greater Miami-Dade area.

Collier County