Category Archives: Falling Incidents
Minimizing Fall Risks in Nursing Homes
Every year, millions of elderly individuals sustain serious injuries as a result of falls, many of which occur in nursing home facilities. While there are many ways that facilities can minimize fall risks, an alarming number fail to take even the simplest of steps, such as conducting fall assessments when a new resident moves… Read More »
Were Your Loved One’s Fall Injuries the Result of Nursing Home Neglect?
Falls are a relatively common occurrence among the elderly, many of whom suffer from medical conditions or disabilities that affect their balance. While many of these falls do occur in public or in private homes, an alarming number of fall-related injuries actually take place in nursing homes and are the result of negligence on… Read More »