Recent Posts in Animal Attacks Category
Posted By Welebir Tierney & WeckCurrently about half of the United States has dog-bite statutes which hold the owner accountable if their dog attacks someone or causes injury. These statutes hold the owner responsible even if the owner had no reason to believe the dog was dangerous. Dog-bite statutes are called “strict liability” statutes because the injured person does not have to prove that the dog’s owner necessarily did ...Continue Reading
Posted By Welebir Tierney & WeckAlthough dogs are often labeled as “man’s best friend”, there are situations that can arise where this is certainly not the case. What started out as an average day for a family turned out to be a nightmare for a man and woman who were attacked by their son’s pit bull mix dog. According to the couple, their son rescued this dog, which showed aggressive behavior shortly after the son got it. The ...Continue Reading
Posted By Welebir Tierney & WeckPit bulls are no more aggressive than any other breed. Pit bull attacks are often highly publicized because of the extensive damages these powerful dogs can do. Every dog has its own temperament, depending on genetics plus the amount of positive training and socialization it receives. The public has a bad perception when it comes to pit bulls; most believe the dogs are mean and cannot be trusted. ...Continue Reading
HIGH SPEED REAR END COLLISION – CATASTROPHIC BRAIN INJURY
A car was rear-ended at high speed on a freeway exit, causing the bumper to be pushed into back seat where a 22-year- old ...
DELIVERY TRUCK ACCIDENT – AMPUTATION & BRAIN INJURY
National package delivery truck driver veered from his lane of traffic to on-coming lane and hit head on, drove up, and over ...
MOTORCYCLIST STRUCK BY VAN—SEVERE LOWER LEG INJURY
A school van turned left in front of a motorcyclist, nearly taking off his lower left leg. The accident resulted in a serious ...