DOG BITES ATTORNEYS IN TOLEDO, OHIO
Put Decades of Legal Experience in Your Corner
The State of Ohio over the recent years has made HUGE improvements with how dogs and exotic animals are treated and maintained. Ohio was once on the radar for insurance agencies, as we used to be one of the top states for reported animal attacks and dog bites. Unfortunately, even with drastic improvements, Ohio still has a high number of dog and animal attacks. It is NOT just the physical damage caused after an animal-related injury, it is also the mental anxiety that follows for years after. Some victims experience lifelong PTSD from violent animal encounters. A Toledo Dog Bite Attorney can not only fight to get your medical bills and cosmetic surgery needs covered but can also fight to get you financially compensated for your mental pain and suffering. Rubin & Zyndorf have won over 100 MILLION dollars for their clients. Call NOW for a free dog bite injury consultation.
Rubin and Zyndorf is a premier Toledo law firm. Daryl Rubin and Sol Zyndorf have over 70 years of combined injury litigation experience. One area that they both take personal stances on is when children are injured. Often, dog bite-related injury claims are submitted on behalf of young ones who have been bitten in the face or mauled to the point of needing multiple rounds of plastic surgery. Rubin & Zyndorf take these cases personally and fight to not only protect your children but the ensure that the dog and owner responsible are dealt with, within the highest limits of the law.
When is a Dog Owner Liable for A Dog Bite?
According to the Ohio Revised Code Section 955.28(B), a dog owner is liable for the injuries their pet inflicts if:
The animal’s actions caused the injury
The injury victim was not "committing or attempting to commit criminal trespass or another criminal offense other than a minor misdemeanor"
The injury victim was not "teasing, tormenting, or abusing the dog"
Additionally, Ohio is one of the many states that follows a “strict liability” law when it comes to dog bites. This means that a dog owner can be liable for injuries their dog inflicts even if did not think that their dog would act aggressively.
Hire a Toledo Dog Bite Attorney
If you need to hire a Toledo Dog Bite Attorney, first and foremost the law firm wants you to know that we hope you and your loved ones are at least somewhat okay from the attack. Being mauled by a dog or attacked by an animal can cause all sorts of mental and emotional stress. One thing that the law firm has witnessed over the last five decades is that the bulk of their bid bite claims involved children who have been attacked. According to a leading Medical Expert Witness board, these numbers are accurate. Many families enjoy having a dog as their household pet. Most of the time dogs are loving, caring, members of the family. Unfortunately, any animal can turn or snap, at any given time. If you, or a child, have been bitten by a dog please call us today for a free consultation.
Toledo Dog Bite Attorney Reviews
Daryl Rubin and Sol Zyndorf have both been recognized by AVVO and Martindale Hubbell as premier Toledo dog bite lawyers. Their Toledo Dog Bite Attorney Reviews are also stellar, with five-star client testimonials on Google as well as Yelp. If you have questions about submitting your medical bills for reimbursement, how to get plastic surgery covered after an animal attack, or how to file a dog bite claim and sue the owner please call the law firm for a free consultation. If you are unable to come to the office, we will come to you for free as well. We make in-home visits as well as hospital visits.
Severe Dog Bite Injury Compensation in Toledo
Dog bites and animal attacks are forms of personal injury. After an attack or a dog bite, you may need the assistance of a plastic surgeon. Most dog bites occur on the face and hands, two areas of our body that scar very easily and are seen “daily” as we don’t tend to cover up these areas. When children are attacked they may suffer from mental anxiety and fear, not only from the attack experience itself but also emotional trauma from horrible scars. According to leading plastic surgery medical boards, plastic surgery from dog bites can cost hundreds of thousands of dollars. We fight to get those medical bills covered by the party at fault.
Children Bite by Dogs in Toledo
Not every dog bite case is just about compensation because not every animal attack ends with just injuries. Sometimes dog attacks can be fatal, especially when young children are involved. In these types of horrific, and tragic situations, Rubin & Zyndorf need to investigate filing wrongful death claims. If you or your child has suffered severe injuries from an attack, or if a loved one has lost their life, call us today for a confidential consultation. We are here to help however we can.
Who Is the Best Toledo Dog Bite Attorney
Okay, we get this question with almost every dog bite phone call. As tenured dog bite lawyers, our law firm answers this question ethically and honestly. There is NO SUCH THING as the “best” attorney. What DOES make all the difference is finding the lawyer who is best for YOU and your unique situation. We all have different personalities, different needs, and wants. By asking questions, reading reviews, and talking with an attorney one-on-one, you can determine if they are a fit for you. This is why Rubin & Zyndorf always provide a free Dog Bite Attorney Consultation.
Call us today or contact us online if you have questions about your medical bills, getting top rated plastic surgery referrals for your scars, or to find out about your rights to compensation for your mental stress and emotional anxieties after a dog bite.