One of the great tragedies in New York is the way that our elderly population is treated. Nursing home lawsuits are one of the only ways that we can fight back against this injustice and Nursing Home Law News makes sure that our clients get the kind of awards and settlements they deserve.
Why do we work so hard for this?
Because residents need it!
Nursing home verdicts can fill the void caused by unspeakable pain, injury, disability, expenses, and other kinds of damages. Generally, the sorts of accidents that create the worst injuries are pressures sores, abuse, falls, deficient care, and medical malpractice.
Yet, the kind of misconduct that causes your nursing home injury might be totally different. What is important to remember is that if you get hurt, we will be here to make sure you get the nursing home verdict that you need to move on!
Our law firm is tirelessly committed to representing injured nursing home residents and their families. To make sure that you get the nursing home verdict that you deserve, we refuse to work with care facilities, physicians, or similar parties that would stop us from achieving that.
HOW CAN I TELL IF MY NEW YORK NURSING HOME LAWSUIT WILL GET AS MUCH AS OTHERS HAVE?
In the pages that follow this section, we summarize some New York nursing home cases that are reflective of typical causes of action. They are categorized by the kind of injury that the resident sustained such as falls, bed sores, abuse, medical error, and inadequate care.
If you were hurt while living at a nursing care facility, then you might see similar stories in this selection. When you look them over, try and compare them to how you were injured and the damages that you sustained. Then, see how they translated their claims into success in court or settlement.
When you’re making this comparison, think about these things to better evaluate your chances:
- How was the victim injured?
- What kind of costs did the victim incur (such as medical bills)?
- Did the victim have health problems before the incident?
- Did the nursing home breach a specific New York law or rule in treating the victim?
- Does the nursing home have citations for past mistakes in treating residents?
- Was the victim unable to enjoy life or do things he or she used to before the incident?
- Does the nursing home have an insurance policy for this type of incident?
The links below will take you to New York nursing home case summaries. They involve both nursing home verdicts and nursing home settlements in the state. If you were injured while living in a nursing facility or know someone that was, call us today.
We can sit down with you for a no-cost, no-hassle consultation and screening to figure out if you have a case. Then, we can go about securing the recovery that you deserve and at no upfront cost because we can work for you on contingency.
Contact us to learn more about the compensation that is awaiting you!
NEW YORK NURSING HOME FALL CASES
NEW YORK NURSING HOME BED SORE CASES
NEW YORK NURSING HOME INADEQUATE CARE CASES
NEW YORK NURSING HOME ABUSE CASES
NEW YORK NURSING HOME MEDICAL ERROR CASES
For information on laws and regulations applicable to New York nursing homes, look here.
If you are looking for information on a local nursing home or for a lawyer who has experience with nursing home negligence matters, please refer to links below: