If you were attacked by a dog, the first thing you need to do is call the police and seek immediate medical attention. The police and animal control are in a position to investigate the attack and safely remove the dog if it is likely to cause further harm to others. Obtain a copy of the report and the information of the dog owner. Also, take photographs of the dog (if possible) and of your injuries to preserve any bite marks or scarring which may occur.
Doctors are warning that collapsible laundry hampers can be dangerous after two children received serious eye injuries from the products. The doctors, from the University of Illinois at Chicago, recently wrote a journal article that urged warnings that the hampers could be potentially dangerous household products.