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Child Injuries: Playground Accident Liability

By Joseph Low on March 30, 2024

A childrens playground in a park.

Children get scrapes and bruises all the time. But suppose your child suffered a serious playground injury due to unsafe equipment or lack of supervision. In that case, you have a right to seek compensation to cover your medical bills and other expenses.

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When a Dog Bites Your Child

By Joseph Low on February 20, 2022

angry dog crouched and growling

Some dogs bite when engaging in rough play that gets out of hand. Some aggressive dogs may attack a person without provocation. When a dog bites a child there can be bodily injuries along with emotional distress. It is incredibly traumatic. It is the responsibility of California dog owners to ensure their dog is under control. If you are the parent or caregiver of a child who has been bitten by a dog the first thing you must do is try to remain calm for the child’s sake.

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What Steps Can I Take If My Child Is Hurt at School?

By Joseph Low on April 7, 2017

preschool children sitting in a classroom

When you drop off your child at school, you hope that he or she will learn, so that he or she can take on the world someday. For eight hours, your child’s safety is in the care of other adults and educators. You’re most likely still stressed about your child’s well-being, even though he or she is in good care. But what happens if your child does get hurt at school? What steps should you take?

Identify If Your Child Is Hurt

The first thing to do is to identify if your child has been hurt because of an occurrence at school. The easiest thing you can do is assess your child’s behavior/appearance and compare it to how he or she looked/acted in the morning/daily. Strange behaviors or marks won’t always mean “hurt” (children are children after all), but you should be on the lookout for peculiarities.

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School Injuries and Child Safety

By Joseph Low on September 6, 2016

Most schools have rules and procedures for creating safe environments for students. However, injuries sometimes occur at schools through faulty equipment, bullying, inattentive staff, and facility flaws. Knowing your rights and the rights of your child can help you recover damages from school injuries.

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