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  • The Miley Legal Group
  • 229 West Main Street
    Clarksburg, WV 26301
  • Phone: 304.931.4088
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Does homeowner's insurance cover dog attacks in West Virginia?

In the occurrence of dog attacks in West Virginia, the owner's homeowners insurance company will typically cover injuries and damages to the victim who was bitten by his/her dog. Like any type of coverage under homeowners insurance, the specific will always vary from policy to policy. 

Some homeowners insurance policies will only cover an extent of an injury and will only give a limited amount of compensation. Working with a Bridgeport dog bite attorney may help you to pursue the results you want and the compensation you deserve.

Homeowners insurance companies don't see value in future complications and emotional struggle with your injuries that may persist due to dog attacks in West Virginia. What homeowner's insurance companies don't realize is that dog attacks in West Virginia cause more damage and distress than what meets the eye.

Dog attacks in West Virginia can cause permanent disfigurement to your skin and a vast majority of the time, the injuries afflict the victim's face. This can cause extreme pain and suffering from necessary plastic surgery as well as lifelong emotional stress on your appearance. Dog attacks in West Virginia can also psychologically damage a victim, by leaving a permanent scar of fear of dogs.

Plastic surgery, psychological therapy, pain, mental, and skin medications, emotional pain a victim suffers from disfigurement of his/her appearance, and more are all critical financial and emotional costs that can result from dog attacks in West Virginia. 

Your Bridgeport dog bite attorney is experienced in dealing with homeowners insurance companies failing to incorporate serious and persisting costs into the compensation you should receive for your dog bite injuries. Your Bridgeport dog bite attorney will advocate that all appropriate injuries be eligible to receive compensation.

Contacting a Bridgeport Dog Bite Attorney

If you or a loved one has been bitten by a dog in West Virginia, contact the Bridgeport dog bite attorneys at The Miley Legal Group for a FREE consultation - 304-326-1800.

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