And there are two types of laws you need to be aware of: ones for video surveillance and ones for audio recordings.
However, the five states that have passed camera monitoring laws for nursing homes—Texas, New Mexico, Washington, Oklahoma and Illinois—each have a consent process, and cameras are only installed and utilized if residents or families want them.
The best nanny cams are able to record high quality video using a variety of recording options and have a concealed and easy-to-use design.
With a nanny cam, you can rest easy knowing that your child and home are watched over.
In a 2001 report, the Department of Justice estimated that about 14% of the country’s children under the age of 5 are regularly cared for by a non-related childcare provider.
The DOJ also found that babysitters accounted for about 4% of crimes committed against children less than 6 years old—a rate below that of strangers.