There are many reasons why parents should always keep their eyes on their children, as they are curious little things and would not sit quietly in one place.
Just like this little boy in the Sichuan Province, China, as he was rushed to the hospital after a large glass door shattered in his face as he was playing with it.
A surveillance footage from an Apple Store in a mall located in Chengdu shows two boys playing with a sliding glass door while a woman, believed to be their mother, is busy shopping for mobile phones.
It was when the younger boy, identified as 4-year-old Meng Meng, pushed the door open all the way the glass suddenly shattered into pieces on top of him and left deep cuts on his face.
After realizing the glass had injured her son’s face, the woman immediately picked up her son and rushed to the nearest hospital where doctors tended to the boy’s wounds.
Sadly, the traumatic incident had left him with a number scars and has since made him more introverted at school. His mother is now seeking 200,000 yuan (RM123,000) in compensation, she’s also worried that the incident could severely affect his growth and development.
Meanwhile, the store’s manager expressed that both the establishment and the mother should share the blame for the incident, explaining that parents should have a responsibility to watch over their child while out in public places.
Watch the surveillance footage below.
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(Source: Next Shark)