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Cincinnatie, OH – Child Bitten by Dog on Southside Ave at Riverside Park

By Burg Simpson
August 7, 2021
4 min read

Cincinnati, OH (August 7, 2021) – A dog attack reported in the Cincinnati area left a young child injured. At around 8:28 p.m., on August 5, emergency crews were notified that their assistance was needed on-site at an incident on Southside Avenue.

Reports from the Cincinnati Police Department show that a 4-year-old child was at Riverside Park, located at 3540 Southside Avenue. For unknown reasons, a dog bit the child. The child sustained injuries as a result of the attack and was transported to a local hospital for medical care. At this time, the incident remains under investigation.

Our thoughts are with the victims injured in this accident. We hope for their full recovery.

Car Accidents in Cincinnati, Ohio

Every year, tens of thousands of victims sustain injuries in accidents that take place on another person’s property. Many injured parties are left to suffer with debilitating injuries that require extensive medical treatment and hospitalization. Quite often, those involved in these unimaginable incidents are unaware of legal options available to them.

In Ohio, premises liability cases are able to be filed in some cases where victims are hurt or killed on another person’s property. The injured victim must prove that they were an “invited guest” to the property. Generally, bar patrons are considered invitees, or people who enter the property for business purposes. Those who visit their friends’ homes are also protected. These guests are owed a duty of care from the property owner. When property owners fail to implement maintain control over their animals, and their guests are injured, they can be held liable for resulting injuries and damages. Working with Cincinnati, Ohio premises liability lawyers will ensure those harmed get the justice they deserve. In cases where victims are harmed in these incidents due to the negligence of others, they may be entitled to compensation for their pain and suffering, medical expenses, long-term care costs, and a variety of other economic and non-economic damages they face. A knowledgeable attorney will help to ensure you are in the best position possible to get the justice and the compensation you deserve.

Over the years, the accident lawyers in Cincinnati, Ohio at Burg Simpson have fought aggressively to help those harmed in premises liability incidents throughout the state get the justice and compensation they deserve. Our team has extensive experience in helping victims of all types of premises liability cases. Our team investigates incidents for injured parties, gathers documents and evidence in support of their claims, and works with experts who can help determine the true costs of their injuries. Whether a victim sustained injuries in a slip and fall incident or were assaulted or seriously injured due to inadequate security measures, we strive to help them hold negligent property owners accountable. Our personal injury attorneys in Cincinnati, Ohio stop at nothing to make sure victims get justice. If you were injured as a result of another person’s reckless, negligent, or careless actions, contact our Cincinnati, Ohio personal injury law firm at 800-330-2195 or 307-527-7891 to explore legal options available for you.

Note: Independent sources were used in the creation of this post.  These sources include news reports, police reports, eye-witness reports, social media reports, and first-hand accounts about the injury accident. For that reason, the facts pertaining to the specific events surrounding this accident have not been independently verified by our writing team. If there is any information that is not correct about a specific incident or if you would prefer that the post be removed, please reach out to us as soon as possible so that we can make the correction or remove the post.  

Disclaimer: At the personal injury law firm of Burg Simpson, we have made it our mission to give back to our local community members. We have dedicated our careers to changing peoples’ lives for the better by fighting for them in court to ensure that they receive fair and full compensation for their injuries and damages after suffering an injury.  We hope these posts will help bring awareness to the dangers of driving and will remind members of our communities to practice safer driving habits and take the necessary precautions to prevent being injured. This is not a solicitation for business. The information in this post should not be misconstrued as medical advice or legal advice. The photos depicted in this post are not representative of the actual accident scene.

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