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Parental Immunity In Alabama Dog Bite Cases

Under Alabama law, a child generally cannot sue his or her parent in tort (e.g., a claim for negligence). The exception to this rule is when a parent sexually abuses his or her child. As a result, if a child is attacked by a dog owned or harbored by a parent, the child’s claim against the parent is bared...

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Average Settlements for Dog Bite Claims in Alabama

Insurance companies and police departments track dog bite cases. It is clear that dog bites are not uncommon nor underestimated in importance. Alabama courts and insurance companies order payments and settlements to dog bite victims regularly. Do not underestimate the pain and suffering caused by dog bites. If a dog owned by another person has bitten and harmed you,...

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How to Report a Dog Bite in Alabama

A dog bite is medically dangerous and emotionally traumatic. In many situations, injuries from the bite lead to a personal injury legal case. If a dog bites you in the state of Alabama, there are several things you should do to fully report the incident.  We suggest that you immediately report the dog bite to the police. As part...

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