Q: My sister was in a drug recovery center when the manager pit bull bit her in the face causing major damage. What should
What should she start off asking for damages. Her eye and lip was really damaged
A: Dog attack and dog bite cases can be difficult cases primarily due to insurance coverage issues. The first thing your sister should do is to put the dog owner and drug recovery center an official notice of her claim for damages. To fully protect her rights she should consult a personal injury attorney before making any claim for damages to the dog owner, facility owner and/or insurance carriers. In general, if your sister can prove liability, she would be entitled to receive damages for medical bills, pain, suffering, mental anguish and permanent injury for scarring.
A: Contact a member of the Ala. Assn for Justice in the county where it happened.
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