If a neighbor’s dog bit me, what am I entitled to regarding pain and suffering?


Asked on June 24, 2017 under Personal Injury, Alaska


M.D., Member, California and New York Bar / FreeAdvice Contributing Attorney

Answered 3 years ago | Contributor

Pain and suffering compensation varies from case-to-case. Without examining the details of the case, it is impossible to calculate. That having been said, there are certain factors to take into account. Here are links to a cople of articles that you might find to be of help: https://injury-law.freeadvice.com/injury-law/injury-law/reasonable_pain_and_suffering.htm and https://accident-law.freeadvice.com/accident-law/auto/car-accident-claim-worth.htm

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