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Daycare Negligence

Charleston Daycare Negligence Attorney

Serving Families in Morgantown & throughout West Virginia

Daycare facilities carry a huge responsibility to provide safe monitoring for children. If you believe your child suffered an injury from a lack of proper supervision and care, you may be entitled to compensation.

No parent should have to experience the shock and fear of finding out that their child has been injured while under someone else’s care. At Rod Smith Law PLLC, our personal injury attorney can help rectify this situation by filing a claim against the daycare facility that was at fault.

Contact a Charleston daycare negligence lawyer at (304) 406-7076 for a free consultation about your case.

With more than 25 years of combined experience and millions recovered on behalf of clients, we have what it takes to help you seek the compensation you deserve. You may be eligible to seek damages for medical expenses, court costs, legal fees, and more.


Negligence in the care and supervision of children at daycare can occur in many forms. Those who may be responsible include teachers, visitors to the premises, and other staff.

Examples of daycare negligence includes:

  • Insufficient staff to properly supervise all the children in their care
  • Failure to properly monitor or control a child who bullies or threatens other children
  • Failure to properly provide and maintain safe playground equipment or other child care equipment or toys
  • Failure to properly protect children from traffic, swimming pools, animals, and more while supervising them both off and on the premises

Common accidents that can occur due to daycare negligence include falling off playground equipment, tripping over objects, and fighting among children. Unsanitary conditions may also lead to illness or injury.

Why You Need a Charleston Daycare Negligence Attorney

In order to prevail in an injury claim against a daycare facility, you must prove that the daycare breached its duty of care and that the breach led to your child’s injury. You will need the legal ability of an attorney experienced in handling these types of cases.

Rod Smith Law PLLC offers a knowledgeable and tenacious team of skilled lawyers ready and able to fight for a favorable settlement or judgment on your behalf.

Need to make a daycare negligence claim? Call (304) 406-7076 now to learn more about your legal options. Our Charleston firm collects no fee unless you recover compensation.


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