Managing a nursery or working in childcare comes with great responsibility, especially when you are solely responsible for their most precious possession …. their babies and children!  One of the main aspects that needs to be adhered to are the strict rules and regulations. As a business owner you may face these challenges due to number of areas of law that apply to childcare settings and nurseries, and you need the guidance of a legal team that can help you through the whole process.  Carter Bond Solicitors can assist you step by step throughout the transaction.

Our clients benefit from our depth of experience in all areas of business law issues such as:

·         Setting up a new business

·         Contract law

·         Corporate restructuring

·         Buying and selling a business

·         Property matters

·         Planning and environmental issues

·         Joint ventures

·         Data protection and intellectual property rights

·         Health & Safety

·         Employment and HR services

·         Litigation claims

·         Dispute resolution

·         Debt collection for unpaid fees

Nurseries and childcare setting need to adhere and follow these regulations which our legal team will advise and guide you through and have these incorporated into policies and contacts for both parents and staff handbooks. It is key to protect yourself at the risk of litigation and essential to ensure you have a full understanding of all different areas of law which will apply to your business and you can implement this.

·         Risk assessment

·         First aid regulations and codes of practice

·         Ofsted regulations and reporting requirements

·         United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child

·         The Equalities Act 2010

·         The Children Act 2004

·         Food hygiene standards

·         Riddor (Reporting of Injuries, Diseases and Dangerous Occurrences Regulations 2013)

·         Personal Injury Law

If you are seeking to start up a new nursery or have recently purchased a nursery and require legal advice, feel free to contact us and speak to one of our experts.