Archive for December, 2010
Tuesday, December 7th, 2010
She fell on a broken sidewalk, and Hill & Moin LLP got compensation from her building owners.
M.P. from Elmhurst, NY, 57, fell when she tripped on a broken sidewalk outside of her apartment building while walking with her son. The fall resulted in a fracture in her left ankle, which required a cast and medical treatment.
Thursday, December 2nd, 2010
Nursing Home and Assisted Living Neglect
Nearly 17,000 nursing homes across the country care for approximately 1.6 million residents. Families need to remain vigilant when their loved ones are residing in elder care facilities.
Common injuries from reported neglect include: bed sores; broken limbs from falls; dehydration; malnutrition; infections and illness or death from medication errors.