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The Importance of Getting a Lawyer

Getting a lawyer can be a scary process filled with confusion and the unknown. Luckily, here are Robert J. DeBry and Associates, we understand what you’re going through. No matter what your situation, whether it’s a car accident, dog bite or even a motorcycle accident, we know that finding the right lawyer is important. Whether you live in Salt Lake …

Who is Liable if a Service Dog Attacks?

The popularity of raising and training service dogs has grown in recent years. It has become so popular that people are taking advantage of the uniform and claiming their pets as service animals, which has led to new laws regarding service animals. Since these dogs are trained to help the disabled, what happens if a dog bite occurs? Depending on …

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Dog Bite Halts Attempted Abduction

“Beware of dog” — you’ve seen the signs throughout your Farmington, Utah neighborhood. You even quiz your children on their meaning. It’s not worth the pain and suffering of a dog attack—and the need to call your family lawyer—if your children take them lightly. However, is there a precedent for a dog bite being beneficial to someone’s safety? One family …

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Signs That a Dog May Bite

Dogs can be sweet, lovable members of the family. As the saying goes, dogs are man’s best friend. However, this unbreakable bond between man and beast isn’t without complication. A dog’s only way of communicating with humans is through behaviors and body language. Frankly, this communication is sometimes ignored by the owners who think they know better. To avoid a …

Recognize a Dog Bite Infection

Getting an infection from a dog bite is uncommon, especially in places like Farmington, Utah. Most domesticated dogs have gotten shots to make them less dangerous when it comes to bite infection. If you do get bit by a dog and its owner isn’t around — or it doesn’t have an owner — it’s important to call your lawyer and …

How to Approach an Unfamiliar Dog

Just recently on a flight leaving Salt Lake City, a dog bit a passenger. You just never know where you’ll encounter a dog in today’s world, so it’s best to always be prepared and know what to do. Each year 350,000 dog bite victims are seen in hospitals and 850,000 victims receive medical attention. Surprisingly, only 15,000 to 16,000 of …

Why Use a Lawyer?

You may have just been in an accident. It may have been a dog bite, car accident or motorcycle accident. Many people wonder if using a lawyer is necessary to get the compensation they use. Here are a few ways decide if hiring representation is the best option for you. Perform a Cost-Benefit Analysis A cost-benefit analysis is where you …

Eight Ways to Travel Safely

When you think about traveling, you probably picture sandy beaches or beautiful views. While preparing your travel itinerary, safety is something that rarely comes to mind, much less a personal injury lawyer. In response to the latest London terrorist attack, here are eight tips to ensure you are safe throughout your travels.   Ensure Safe Ground Transportation In research conducted …

8-Year-Old Attacked by 3 Dogs

You often hear the phrase, “A dog is a man’s best friend.” Unfortunately this is not always the case. Believe it or not, dog attacks are more common than you might think. Approximately 4.5 million dog bites occur in the U.S. each year, which means about one in 72 people will be the victim of a bite or attack by …