During the course of a normal day, an individual may encounter numerous unsafe and hazardous conditions. From a neighbor who fails to maintain a slippery walk to a stack of boxes that obstructs a busy walkway at a retail store, individuals must always do their best to remain aware, alert and vigilent to avoid injury or harm.
While commonly referred to as man's best friend, every dog has the capacity to bite or attack. Statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show that annually roughly 4.5 million people in the U.S. report being bitten by dogs. Of those reported bites, approximately 20 percent of dog bite victims seek medical treatment.