What To Do In The Event Of An Animal Attack
Tips on how to act in the wake of a dangerous animal attack.Expert advice from the expert.
London (I-Newswire) February 6, 2013 - There is a slight tendency in modern society to trivialise the dangers presented by many animals. Cute cartoons and darling calenders featuring the young of almost every animal upon this planet from dogs to lions to meerkats perpetuate the image that animals are adorable and loving to man and beast alike. This attitude can be very dangerous however as many animals are still wild at heart and will naturally attack if they feel threatened.
Even man's best friend, the dog, is liable to attack a person that it does not know or trust. This makes it incredible important to be wary of animals that are the control and guidance of another party and be strict with those that are under your guidance. Ocean Accident Claims have provided this guide for those who may be affected by an animal attack.
It is vitally important for those responsible for animals to be aware of the potential dangers that animals in their care could present. Many animals may seem kind-natured but hold the potential to cause great damage if distressed. Keep the animal restrained on a leash when introduced to new people to gauge how they will react. Only let the animal off the leash when confident that they pose no threat. If the animal that you are responsible for injures another animal or person then they may be terminated. Furthermore, the responsible party may be liable for a personal injury claim.
Always instruct people on how to correctly handle an animal. If an animal attacks due to the mishandling of another party because of a lack of guidance then any injury may be compensated against. Anybody who handles an animal that is your responsibility needs your precise guidance.
Regardless of how docile an animal looks, everyone should always be wary of the possible dangers that they present. Never try to intimidate or scare an animal. Initially it is very cruel and furthermore could have significant repercussions. Always ask the responsible party if the animal is safe to approach and touch. Only when granted permission should an animal be approached.
Anybody who has followed these simple steps and have still been injured by an animal the you may be entitled to make an accident compensation claim. A personal injury solicitor will be able to determine who is responsible for the accident. If the owner of the animal is adjudged to be the responsible party then they may be liable to pay compensation.
The overriding rule for all parties involved is to always treat animals with respect and kindness.
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Published in:Legal / Law
Published On:February 6, 2013
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