Every parent sends their child off to school and fully expects them to be in a safe environment. But deep down, every parent also dreads that phone call from the school, informing them that their child has been hurt. Many possible hazards are overlooked, so parents should take the time to recognize some of the potential risks that schools possess. Read the rest »
Brenda Hollingsworth of Auger Hollingsworth‚ an Ottawa personal injury law firm‚ recently reported about a serious school accident that led to the death of a student. The accident happened earlier this week at Mother Theresa Catholic High School when gases in the shop ignited and caused an explosion when they came into contact with heat.
Just like any entity‚ schools have a duty of care to people coming onto its’ property to ensure that dangerous conditions on the property are not present that can cause injury. However‚ schools have a heightened duty of care to students who they are not only charged with educating but also to provide a safe school environment. Read the rest »
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