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Dog Bites

You may be entitled to dog bite compensation if you have been injured in a dog attack. Whatever the circumstances of your dog bite claim, our expert team of personal injury solicitors may be able to help you to secure maximum personal injury compensation. Contact us today to discover how we could help you – remember, we offer a FREE no-obligation consultation.

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Dog bite claims – who is most at risk?

You may be at increased risk of sustaining a dog bite injury if your type of employment requires you to spend time in public places or in residential areas. For example, service providers such as utility workers and health care professionals may require access to private property.

Dog bites – occupations at risk

  • Postal staff
  • Medical staff and care workers
  • Utility workers (gas, electric, water)
  • Delivery workers (including leafleting)
  • Construction workers (e.g. builders, joiners)

Gathering evidence – beginning your dog bite claim

Certain types of evidence may prove useful in building your case for dog bite compensation. If you are unsure about gathering evidence in support of your dog bite claim, contact us today for instant advice and professional support.

Types of evidence may include:

  • Notify the police of your dog bite
  • Keep a note of related expenses (e.g. travel, loss of income)
  • Provide a photograph or video of your injury prior to treatment

What is the dog bite compensation time limit?

We advise speaking to us as soon as you believe that you may be entitled to dog bite compensation. Any cause for delay in beginning your dog bite claim may be taken into account regarding your personal injury claim time limit. For further information, please see What is the personal injury claim time limit? or contact us today for instant answers and peace of mind.

Dog bite compensation – speak to the experts

If you have been injured in a dog attack, you could be entitled to maximum personal injury compensation. Depending on the nature of your dog bite injury, we may be able to help you to access expert medical care as part of your claim. For further information on the types of rehabilitation that may be available, please see My rehabilitation

For further information, and to discover how we could help you, contact us today for your FREE no-obligation consultation. Call 0800 888 6 888 or email

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