Dog Bite

February 21, 2022

ARE DOG BITE INJURIES IN UTAH COVERED BY HOMEOWNERS INSURANCE?

Yes.  When the dog owner has homeowners insurance, a dog bite is covered by that insurance policy. Homeowners insurance policies often covers dog bite or dog attacks in Utah.  Rarely is there a breed exclusion or a coverage exception.   Homeowners insurance covers dog attacks when they happen inside the house, in the… Continue reading

May 12, 2021

UTAH DOG BITE CLAIMS

Damages Regarding Injury to or Theft of Assistance Animal. What happens when your service animal is killed by another dog or person? Damages to a Utah Service Animal.   Utah Code Ann. 78B-3-701 (2021)   Utah Dog Bite Attorney Jake Gunter Call TXT(801) 373-6345. Was you service dog attacked, injured or killed by… Continue reading

July 15, 2020

UTAH’S DOG BITE STATUTE

UTAH ANIMAL ACCIDENTS LAWYER If you are bit by a dog in Utah, Utah’s dog bite statute will govern.Utah Code Ann. 18-1-1 et seq (2020) is the controlling statute and lays out a strict liability standard for when dogs attack, bite or otherwise cause injury. See this deeper article on dog bites… Continue reading

August 11, 2017

ULTIMATE GUIDE TO PROVO UTAH DOG ATTACKS—WHAT SHOULD I DO

Dog bites can disfigure a person for life.  Young children are especially vulnerable to dog attacks and great precautions should be taken when your children are around dogs.  This applies whether the dogs are in public or at your friend’s house. Here is a guide to handling a Utah dog bite  … Continue reading

March 21, 2016

PERSONAL INJURY MEDICAL TREATMENT

Proper medical treatment is one of the most important aspects of a personal injury claim.  Without the right doctors providing their professional medical opinions, you will not have an insurance claim to help pay for your injuries. With that being said, it is vitally important that clients understand that thorough, properly documented… Continue reading