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Colburn LawCan You Sue for a Minor Dog Bite Injury in Washington?
Posted in Dog Bites on January 9, 2022
When a dog bites a person, severe injuries can occur. Disfigurement, infections, and nerve injuries are common after these attacks. However, even minor dog bite injuries such as scrapes, cuts, and bruises can be painful and require medical care. As the victim of a dog bite in Washington, you have the right to file aHow Can Insurance Factor into a Dog Bite Lawsuit in Washington?
Posted in Dog Bites on January 8, 2022
Dogs are a popular pet in Washington, but they have the potential to inflict serious harm. A dog bite can lead to serious infections, nerve damage, psychological trauma, and many other injuries. If you were bitten by a dog in Washington, you have the right to pursue compensation from the animal’s owner. Depending on theWhat Diseases Can Result from a Dog Bite Injury?
Posted in Dog Bites on January 7, 2022
Dog bites can cause serious injuries, as well as infections that can develop after the attack. If you were bitten by a dog in Washington, it is crucial to seek emergency medical attention—and to speak with an attorney as soon as possible. Types of Infections from Dog Bites When a bite breaks the skin, bacteriaWhat Actions Can Help Prevent a Dog Attack?
Posted in Dog Bites on January 6, 2022
Dogs have the potential to cause severe damage when they bite. Due to their strong jaws and long teeth, dog bites can tear through the flesh, break bones, and pass on dangerous bacteria that can lead to serious infections. While some dogs are unpredictable and attack without warning, many of these animals are triggered byHow to Identify Aggressive Animal Behaviors That May Lead to Dog Bites
Posted in Dog Bites on January 5, 2022
Dogs are a popular pet in Washington state, chosen by families as loyal and loving companions. However, not all dogs are friendly animals. Aggression is a common and serious behavioral issue in dogs, contributing to dangerous attacks and violent incidents each year. Hostile dogs can cause serious injuries and devastating fatalities. Understanding the signs ofHow to Measure the Emotional Distress Caused by a Dog Bite
Posted in Dog Bites on January 4, 2022
A dog attack can be a severely traumatic event, leading to intense fear, pain, and emotional distress. Many victims of dog bites experience psychological damages that impact daily life as much as a physical injury. If you were bitten by a dog, you have the right to hold the animal’s owner liable for the lossesWhat to Do if You Have Nerve Damage from a Dog Bite
Posted in Dog Bites on January 3, 2022
With strong jaws and sharp teeth, dogs have the ability to inflict serious injuries. Dog bites can result in broken bones, infections, and deep lacerations. In serious cases, victims of dog attacks develop temporary or permanent nerve damage. While treatment is available for these injuries, nerve damage from a dog bite can have a significantRainy Conditions Could Lead to Tragic Motorcycle Crashes
Posted in Motorcycle Accidents on December 18, 2021
Rainy weather can be dangerous for all types of motor vehicles, but motorcyclists are especially susceptible to hazards. Motorcyclists lack the same protections as a passenger vehicle and it is easier to lose control of a smaller motorcycle than a larger, heavier car. With rain, several hazards make riding a motorcycle more dangerous than before.Understanding Internal Injuries after Motorcycle Accident
Posted in Motorcycle Accidents on December 7, 2021
Washington motorcycle accident victims can sustain very serious injuries. Cuts, bruises, and broken bones are common after these collisions. However, not all injuries are obvious immediately after the accident. Internal injuries are extremely dangerous, but symptoms may not appear for hours after the collision. Without prompt medical attention, these injuries can be fatal. It isKnee, Joints & Torn Ligaments After a Motorcycle Accident
Posted in Motorcycle Accidents on December 6, 2021
Injuries in the lower extremities, such as the knees, legs, and hips, are very common during motorcycle accidents. Although these injuries are often nonfatal, damage to the knees, joints, and ligaments can be very painful and result in permanent complications. Lower extremity injury can also lead to costly medical care, lengthy recovery times, and significant