Rare Are the Deadly Rattlesnake Bites
they hiss, rattle, and, if provoked further, bite, rattlesnakes are taught to be feared by many people. The good thing is that they never look for people. Most victims of bites unintentionally came into contact with or made an attempt to handle a rattlesnake. 5 Furthermore, less than 1% of rattlesnake bites result in mortality, according to the Arizona Poison and Drug Information Center.