Daycare Abuse

  • Daycare Worker Charged with Felony after Toddler Suffers Brain Damage

    … abuse at daycare centers is a common occurrence all over the country, but many of these stories only receive media attention if there is a physical-abuse component. The truth is that the most-common cause of injuries at daycare are the direct result of negligence. Negligence is often invisible until it is too late, which is why it’s important to ask…

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  • Plano Daycare Worker Arrested after Caught on Video Abusing Child

    …PLANO, TX — Police have arrested 22-year-old Jazmine Torres, a daycare worker who was seen on video pushing a toddler to the floor this past Friday. According to the Facebook post which first published the video, the child’s mother, Caitlin Gilmore, was observing the childcare facility’s live feed during her lunch break on Friday when she saw…

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  • Have Questions About Suing Your Daycare?

    …Considering legal action against your child’s day care due to suspected abuse of a child? While it’s ultimately up to police whether or not criminal charges are pursued in cases of daycare abuse, you may still be able to file a civil claim against the daycare facility in order to seek compensation for the damages your family suffered. Concerned…

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  • Plano Man Arrested, Accused of Daycare Child Sex Abuse

    …PLANO, TX (06/20/2016) — A Plano man has been arrested after allegedly sexually abusing two children at his mother’s home-based daycare. Zachary Holifield According to the Plano Police Department, 17-year-old Zachary Holifield has been arrested following accusations of child sex abuse involving two children. Plano police spokesman David Tilley…

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  • $450,000 Wrongful Death Settlement

    … Total Recovery: $450,000.00 Daycare Abuse / Wrongful Death As a champion for the rights of children and parents, Rasansky Law Firm represented (and achieved a settlement for) the parents of a child who choked and died at a local daycare. As the child choked, the teacher did not notice what was happening until other children started poking…

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  • Texas Daycare Worker Charged with Child Sex Abuse

    … to get in touch with them if they know of other victims who may have also been abused by Batterson, by calling (830) 997-7585. As an advocate for victims of day care child abuse, we ask that ALL parents with children in daycare take this opportunity to speak with your children about abuse. Explain to them that they will NEVER get in trouble…

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  • 10 Warning Signs of a Bad Day Care Facility

    … or infection. 8. You have concerns about safety. Make sure the daycare you choose is safe in every way, including: the facility itself, toys and equipment, and the use of smoke detectors. It is also essential for the staff to have access to emergency equipment and a disaster plan. Also make certain they properly store poisons and provide sufficient security…

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  • Warning Signs of Child Abuse at Daycare

    …” on the abuser (often due to threats of trouble or violence for telling anybody). It is vital to assure your child that they will not get in trouble for telling on their daycare teachers (or anyone) for doing something that makes them uncomfortable or scared. Common signs of child sexual abuse: Precocious behavior or adult language that’s not in line…

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  • Toddler Dakota Boggess Injured at Daycare in Richardson, TX

    … to the story. Is this facility equipped with video cameras? If so, I hope they haven’t been erased. I’m happy to see that DFPS is conducting an investigation, but as that could take 30 days, I hope the parents aren’t waiting on the results before considering their options. Related: Daycare Abuse The post Toddler Dakota Boggess Injured at Daycare in Richardson, TX appeared first on Rasansky Law Firm. …

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  • 10-Month-Old Child Dies at Daycare in Lewisville, Texas

    …Lewisville, TX (02/05/2016) — Police and the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services are investigating an unlicensed home daycare following the death of 10-month-old Kayden Bolden. Kayden Bolden According to reports, Latoya King dropped off 10-month old Kayden Bolden at the home-based day care on Friday morning at around 10:30 a.m…

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  • Asher Academy Daycare Closes, Investigation Pending

    …GEORGETOWN, TX (01/13/2016) — Asher Academy daycare abruptly shut down on Wednesday morning after Texas DFPS began investigating complaints. According to the Child Care Licensing, a division under the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services, Asher Academy in Georgetown, Texas is currently under investigation after police were called…

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  • Negligent Supervision

    … the child from facilities or equipment they should not be using Failure to protect a child from the preventable infliction of physical abuse from another child Any person who is legally bound to take care of a minor can be held liable for personal injury damages relating to negligent supervision. This can include the following: Daycare providers…

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  • Woman Arrested After 9-Month-Old Dies at Ft. Worth Daycare

    …FORT WORTH, TX — Latoya Latrice Anderson has been arrested and charged in the death of 9-month-old Dacion Steptoe Jr., who died while in her care at an unlicensed daycare. 25-year-old Latoya Latrice Anderson was charged this month for abandoning a child in her care, resulting in his death. The charge amounts to a state jail felony, and prosecutors…

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  • Adventure Care Daycare Investigated after Claims of Sex Abuse

    … reported being sexually molested during nap time by a 14-year-old who lived at the home. Reports state that the daycare facility is operated by the boy’s family. Adventure Care in Lewisville, TX (credit: Fox4News) The two victims luckily reported the daycare abuse to their mothers on August 3rd, 2015, and police were quickly called. “My daughter…

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