Most Floridians know that the elderly are prone to falling and may experience injuries more easily than younger individuals. However, those who have a loved one in a nursing home or are considering doing so should know that nursing home abuse and nursing home neglect is far too prevalent. In fact, those who live in a nursing home may be exposed to an increased risk of injury.
This blog often discusses medical mishaps that leave victims seriously injured. However, it is important for residents of Miami to realize that a hospital mistake can be deadly, leaving a victim's family with extreme emotional and financial loss. When fatal medical malpractice occurs, it may be in a surviving family's best interest to file a wrongful death lawsuit not only to recover its damages, but also to put a stop to the dangerous behavior that caused their loved one's passing.