Nanny From Hell? Parents Found Their 1-Year-Old Baby With A Bruise. How To Prevent Such Accidents?
January 29, 2019 18:47
Leaving your baby with a babysitter can be hard but in most cases, we have no choice. Fears about childcare providers are quite normal as we trust them with the most loved ones. But should we really worry? Let's try to find out how often something bad happens and what we can do to protect our children.
According to the U.S. Department of Justice, an analysis of crimes committed against children by child care providers shows that babysitters are responsible for 4.2 percent of the reported criminal offenses against children under age 6. However, sometimes babysitters go too far.
A 1-year-old was mistreated by a babysitter. His parents had left him with the woman sure he would be in good hands. But when they returned home, they found little Jacob covered in scratches and bruises.