According to reports, security footage has revealed that Wilma Brown, a former employee at Brighter Day Care and Preschool in St. Louis County, Missouri, grabbed a three-year-old girl and threw her against a cabinet on February 1. The girl had to receive seven stitches, with Brown claiming that she had accidentally fallen and injured herself.
Brown is reportedly having her license revoked, and has been fired from the daycare center. She continues to dispute the video evidence.
Signs of Child Abuse
According to the Mayo Clinic, signs of child abuse can include:
Withdrawal from friends or activities
Changes in behavior or school performance
Self-harm or attempted suicide
Ten Possible Daycare Hazards
Various things can create an injury risk for children at daycare. These include:
Unsafe playground equipment
Defective or unsafe toys
Harmful chemicals in accessible places
Lack of supervision
Easily-accessible swimming pools
Choking on food or other small objects
Improper storage of prescription drugs
Contact an Experienced Child Daycare Abuse Attorney
Child daycare abuse is serious business. At the Thomas J. Henry law firm, we have zero tolerance for any child abuse and deal with it aggressively. As the largest personal injury law firm in Texas, the Thomas J. Henry law firm has the experience, the expertise, and determination to get their clients the large settlements, verdicts and the justice they deserve. Call Thomas J. Henry today at 361-221-5053.