$727,000 Settlement for Wrongful Death of Infant Due to Negligent Supervision By Day Care Center

The Plaintiff was the mother of a 3 month old infant . The baby was left under the supervision of a day care center while the mother worked. The infant began to cry , was fed and then left unmonitored in an adjacent room. Subsequently the child was discovered blue and in respiratory distress. The child subsequently died due to aspiration of vomit or stomach contents. The plaintiff alleged the infant day care center negligently failed to supervise the child, put the child on her stomach and failed to give proper BLS and CPR. The case settled for policy limits of $727,000.