Daycare Injuries Lawyer
Daycare providers have the responsibility to protect the safety of the precious children they are paid to supervise. Most parents research the best daycare options for their child and trust that the business they hire will provide a safe and nurturing environment. While accidents can happen, when a child is injured due to unsafe conditions or abuse at a daycare facility, the daycare may be liable for medical care and other damages that are incurred from the injury.
It is understandable that parents will be upset and possibly angry if their child is injured while at daycare. Most parents will expect an explanation. If they believe the injury was caused by unsafe conditions or negligence, they may want to pursue legal action. Alerting authorities of possible neglect and danger to children at a daycare is important, but it also may be in the best interest of the child and family to seek compensation for the injuries.
Pursuing Compensation for Daycare Injuries
There are two reasons to seek damages for injuries to your child from a daycare provider. First, your child may need medical care, treatments and ongoing therapy that can be costly. Serious injuries like head trauma can have long-term effects and may require years of therapy to help your child achieve the highest quality of life. The daycare should pay for the cost of medical treatment that is needed for your child due to their negligence. Secondly, pursuing a lawsuit against the daycare can alert others to the danger and often prevent further children being harmed by an unsafe facility.
If your child sustained a serious injury while under the care of a daycare facility and you believe the operators were negligent, contact our team at Ligori & Sanders Attorneys at Law today. We will offer our legal advice and explore your options. Just call our Tampa office to schedule a free consultation.