Falling accidents are a major source of injuries for nursing home residents. While some are simply due to misfortune, many are the result of negligence on the part of nursing homes and their staff members.
If your loved one has been injured in a nursing home falling accident caused by negligence, Eisenberg & Baum's New York nursing home abuse lawyers can help protect your loved ones. We are dedicated to helping victims of nursing home abuse obtain compensation for their injuries, pain and suffering, and other damages.
Many nursing home residents have weakened limbs and gait problems that make them especially vulnerable to falls. Nursing home staff members must be adequately trained in assisting residents with walking, and they must be present to monitor residents. All too often, these conditions are not met.
Nursing home falls can be caused by:
Our nursing home fall attorneys have the skill and experience to investigate the causes of nursing home accidents and to determine whether negligence played a role. We are committed to helping victims of nursing home abuse and protecting others from suffering in the future.
Has your loved one been neglected in a nursing home? Contact us today at firstname.lastname@example.org, complete our online form, or call (212) 353-8700 to speak with an experienced New York nursing home abuse and neglect lawyer. We offer free initial consultations and bill on a contingent fee basis — you won’t have to pay us unless we win your case.