Slip and Falls are one of the most prevalent accidents in nursing homes across the United States. As a result of Osteoporosis and other health related issues common amongst the elderly residents of nursing homes and elderly care facilities commonly experience severe injuries from slip and fall accidents. If many instances slip and falls are caused by the failure to nursing care facilities to properly maintain the surfaces of walking areas including failing to clean up liquids, and debris from the floor. Common injuries caused by slip and fall accidents in nursing home include
If you a friend or a relative have suffered serious injuries in a Nursing home or care facility contact our Elderly care injury attorney the Downtown LA Law Group.
Common Causes of Nursing Homes Accidents:
Slip and Fall Accident Lawsuits – How to Win Your Case in Court:
Invitee: An invitee is owed the highest duty of care. They are any individual who is either expressly or impliedly invited to another person’s premises for their mutual benefit.
Licensee: Any individual who enters the premises at the owner or possessors consent for a non business or commercial purpose. The most common example is a social guest. In order to recover as a licensee, a victim must establish (all three):
Many Slip and Falls Accidents that take place in Nursing Homes could have been prevented if not for the negligent acts of Nursing home owners and staff. If you have any further questions and would like to speak with a personal injury attorney regarding your legal options call us today. (855) 385-2529