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January 18, 2018

3 JCPS Buses Involved in a Crash

The audio related to a December 7th story concerning the 3 JCPS Buses Involved in a Crash was released today.  The phone call was made by one of the bus drivers involved in the accident.  The accident sent 41 students to the hospital.  Luckily, there were only minor injuries. According to a previous story, 2 buses were stopped when a 3rd bus ran into them.  The […]
November 20, 2017

JCPS Buses Are Driving Dangerously

Recently, our local news has reported multiple instances of JCPS buses operating dangerously.  School buses were clocked at excessive speeds on highways, main roads and neighborhood streets. As a mother who has children attending JCPS, I am particularly concerned about he risk this poses to the children in our community.  As an attorney who’s successfully litigated against JCPS, large tractor trailer companies, and day care […]
October 14, 2017

How to Report a Day Care Violation

As parents, we place enormous trust in the employees of day care centers.  Most of the time, everything goes well.  However, there are times when something just doesn’t seem right.  Call it a parent’s intuition.  When this happens, you should listen to it.  This article explains how to report a day care violation. Important Steps if You Suspect Day Care Center Abuse Step 1:  Check […]
September 8, 2017

STARS for KIDS NOW Rating

If you’re considering placing your child in day care, there’s a lot to consider.  One of the more important things to remember is the importance of child care background checks.  It’s not uncommon to ask around to see if friends or colleagues have opinions about certain facilities.  Depending on what you hear, you may want to do some more research. You might want to look […]
July 31, 2017

Student Killed by a JCPS Bus

A young boy was killed by a JCPS Bus, earlier today.  The bus was on Westport Road.  It appears that the boy may have tried to exit the bus before it came to a stop.  Tragically the child was pronounced dead. Details are still coming out and an investigation is underway.  These types of accidents should be avoidable.  There will be questions about: Why did […]
July 9, 2017

KY Child Care Center Abuse

Kentucky has a detailed licensure process for any company offering child care services.  The Kentucky Standards of Practice Child-Care Center Licensure guide outlines various rules and regulations.  An important section of this guide deals with Kentucky child care center abuse. The operation of day care facilities and various types of home-care fall under the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services.  The Department for Community […]