Wrongful death can be defined as a death that is linked directly to the fault of another person or group of people. Sadly, senior citizens in nursing homes die each year due to actions or lack of care from staff members. In many scenarios, many of these deaths could have been prevented if the nursing home had properly trained and an adequate number of caring staff members.
Wrongful death in a nursing home can be the result of:
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