Dog Attack Compensation Claims
We are experts in handling compensation claims for dog attacks and will make sure you will get every single dollar and entitlements you are entitled to.
If you have received injuries as a result of a dog attack then you may have a claim for damages pursuant to the Dog Act 1976, as well as a claim for criminal injuries compensation pursuant to the Criminal Injuries Compensation Act 2003.
What Am I Entitled To?
The Dog Act 1976 provides that the owner of any dog, or a person deemed to be the owner of a dog, shall be liable in damages for injury to any person inflicted in the course of an attack by that dog.
The damages payable pursuant to the Dog Act 1976 usually include:
- General Damages – This is compensation for pain and suffering, bodily or mental harm, loss of amenities and loss of enjoyment of life, both past and future.
- Past and future medical expenses.
- Past and future services of a personal and domestic nature, either paid or gratuitous.
- Past and future loss of earning capacity.
- Travel expenses.
If you have received injuries in a dog attack you should immediately notify the local council of that attack. We are experts dog attack compensation claims and will make sure you get every single dollar and entitlements you are entitled to.
*No Win No Fee! We also provide free consultation as well as free home visits in the Perth Metro area, including Rockingham.
Call us now on (08) 9474 5244, or use the below form:
8 Bowman Street, South Perth, WA 6151