Animal Bites 101: What You Need to Know
I’m Ed Smith, a Stockton Dog Bite Lawyer. From a tiny nip to a severe emergency, animal bites, especially in children, can be a parent’s worst fear. Studies show that each year in the United States, about 4.5 million people are bitten by dogs alone. When you factor in the other animals who may bite humans, the numbers can be staggering. Knowing what to do in case of a bite, though, will help you feel prepared, calm, and able to help a bite victim if you find yourself in the situation.