Baby scalded: a mother calls for$ 60,000 at a daycare beauceron

News 15 December, 2017
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    The prosecution says that the boy has night terrors in the months that followed the incident, in addition to having been ” indisposed by his dressings “.

    Sophie Side

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    A mother-of-Saint-Georges, who had promised to bring a lawsuit against the daycare where her 10 month old baby had suffered serious burns after being scalded, three years ago, going on to acts. She is requesting $ 60,000 from the child care facilities in The creek of my childhood and its responsible for the damage and inconvenience.

    The mother of the little Dylan, Stephanie Drouin, claimed as non-pecuniary damages in the amount of $ 50,000 to the child care service in a family environment Saint-Georges and to the one who operates, Marie-Claude Grondin.

    According to the civil lawsuit filed on Thursday at the palais de justice in Saint-Joseph-de-Beauce, the boy still lives today with the consequences of the incident, in addition to keep scarring to his left arm.

    December 20, 2014, as The Journal had reported at the time, the little Dylan would have been scalded with the water pot in which the bottle was warm, reminiscent of the pursuit.

    “Reckless serious “

    The toddler had to be transported to the burn unit at enfant-Jesus, having suffered burns to the second and third degrees, is indicated.

    “Unfortunately, during the incident, the defendants were not communicated to or with the 911 or an ambulance, can we read. Only a carelessness is severe it can result in a baby of ten months ébouillante of the way he has been […]. The result of this case, the little Dylan was left with severe scarring on the arm, which react badly to the sun yet today, ” he mentioned.

    Sunscreen ineffective

    According to the plaintiff (the mother), the use of sunscreen on the left arm of the boy when sun exposure is ineffective, three years after the fact. The paste of oxide of zinc should be applied to protect her skin.

    “Although the child is still very young and can still improve, it is still with a problem and has suffered a major trauma,” says the prosecution to justify the claim of $50,000.

    Night terrors

    The plaintiff also requires $ 10,000 as of troubles, troubles and disadvantages for itself.

    In particular, it is reported that the boy was crying in the night and had night terrors in the three months following the incident, and that he was ” frankly indisposed by his dressings “, undergoing “loss of independence” demanding for the mother, ” which is absorbed by the following “.

    The continuation evokes a loss of leisure, loss of sleep and the many back-and-forth between the house, the CLSC and the hospital, which have led the mother of Dylan taking ” other drugs “.


    Three years ago, a complaint filed by the mother of the boy to the ministry of the Family had resulted in the finding of a misuse of the container which was used to warm up baby bottles.

    No fines had been given. The ministry had explained that the guard service had revised its ways of doing business and that failure would be recorded in his file.