Nursing Home Falls Can Lead to Broken Bones or Worse

For an elderly person, a fall can result in devastating injuries. Head trauma, broken bones and hip displacement can be life-altering or even fatal. Whether the nursing home fall is the result of staff negligence or a poorly maintained facility, our firm can help you fight for the monetary compensation you deserve.

At the office of Greene Ketchum in Huntington, West Virginia, we have more than 60 years of experience standing up for the rights of injured people and their families. We strongly believe that nursing homes should be safe and protect the residents. Our firm aggressively pursues claims when neglect or abuse has led to the injuries or death of an elderly or incapacitated individual. Contact our nursing home fall injuries lawyers today to schedule a free consultation.

Schedule a Free Consultation

I have read the disclaimer

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

Devastating nursing home falls

There are many situations that may lead to a nursing home resident falling and becoming seriously injured. The reasons for nursing home falls include:

  • Failure to assist residents to the restroom
  • Failure to have call buttons or properly working call buttons
  • Failure to answer calls for help
  • Failure to properly train staff in lifting and handling techniques
  • Failure of the staff to properly supervise residents
  • Failure to maintain or properly fit wheelchairs or assisted walking devices
  • Wet floors
  • Poor lighting
  • Lack of protective bedrails
  • Improper height of the bed

Injuries from falls are most often broken bones, such as a broken hip. However, other injuries can occur, including head injuries, spinal cord injuries, neck injuries, back injuries, bruises and cuts. Wrongful deaths can also result due to complications from the injuries.

Contact our huntington nursing home fall injuries attorneys

You have rights and options when dealing with nursing home injuries sustained by a loved one in a fall. Contact our lawyers.

Schedule your free consultation today if you have suffered from Malpractice, Negligence, or Injury. We can help seek justice for you and your loved ones. We fight for citizens in West Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky. If you think it’s time to seek compensation, call Greene Ketchum Farrell, Bailey & Tweel LLP. Today!

I have read the disclaimer

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

TRANSPARENCY

We value integrity and honesty and give you everything you need to know about your case.

OPTIONS

We are available whether your case is going to court or negotiation.

AVAILABILITY

We keep clear and open lines of communication with all clients.

EXPERIENCE

Greene Ketchum has been fighting for their clients for 60 years.

Greene Ketchum Farrell, Bailey & Tweel

Greene Ketchum Farrell, Bailey & Tweel LLP.

419 Eleventh Street Huntington, WV 25701

 

Copyright © Greene Ketchum Farrell, Bailey & Tweel LLP.
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy
Powered by LocalX
Call Now
Toll Free