There are strong Federal Laws and even stronger New York Laws that require schools to monitor for and eliminate bullying. It is well-established that bullying can cause depression, anxiety and eating disorders - it can even lead to suicide. If you know or suspect that your child is being bullied at school, the first step is to speak to the parents of the likely bully and the school. If nothing is being done to eliminate the bullying, you may need an experienced Child Injury Attorney to help you. See our blog article on bullying at school and call us for FREE CONSULTATION.
If you are wondering, "What should I do if my child is injured," the first thing is to figure out what insurance applies so that they can get medical care. Then it is worth investigating whether somebody's carelessness caused the injury. There are specific types of claims specific to children, where adults should have to take extra care. For more information, please call 718-261-8114 for a free consultation.