Now, the truth is that not a lot of Canadians would take the matter seriously, as they would rather believe that it’s something not worth much of attention. However, dog bites are definitely a substantial risk factor, to say the least. Just for your quick reference – an estimated one person is being bitten by a dog in Canada every single minute. More than 500,000 cases are reported per year.
While not each animal attack is going to end with significant issues, the stress of the occurrence itself could have long-lasting effects and developments of certain phobias and deep fears. With this in mind, if you are injured by someone else’s dog, you might as well have a claim against him in court. That’s definitely something that you should be aware of. (more…)