Dedicated Representation In Nursing Home Failure To Supervise Claims
Nursing homes are responsible for the safety of individuals in their care. Failure to properly supervise residents can result in an individual wandering throughout the facility and grounds or off the property. This can result in serious injury or, in the worst-case scenario, wrongful death.
At The Law Office of Romania & Kenworthy in Hamden, CT we help people who have been injured as a result of the negligence and wrongdoing of others. This includes failure of staff to properly supervise an individual, resulting in his or her wandering or elopement. We will thoroughly investigate the circumstances leading up to the injury or fatality and hold the nursing home liable for financial damages.
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The Problem Of Patients Wandering Off At Nursing Homes
In most instances, individuals who wander unsupervised or leave nursing home grounds have Alzheimer’s disease or some other form of dementia. This, in addition to the frailty of their bodies, makes these individuals extra vulnerable and at risk for injury or illness.
With more than two decades of experience, our firm’s legal staff knows the guidelines that nursing homes are held to with regard to supervision. We also know how to hold them accountable to obtain the justice your loved one deserves.