Don’t believe those who tell you that abuse and neglect cases aren’t worthy of litigation. For over 20 years, families in New England have trusted us to treat their cases with compassion and get results. This sample of the verdicts and settlements that have been obtained demonstrate that there is real value behind pursuing justice for abuse and neglect cases.

Estate of John Donahue v. Kindred Healthcare, Inc.

A nursing home staff member transferred a resident in a Hoyer lift by herself, despite the fact that lifts require two people, severely injuring the resident’s eye.

Nursing Home Sued After Resident Suffers Fatal Fall

Mismanagement of PICC line, death

Estate of Genevieve Calandro v. Radius Healthcare

Nursing home neglected a 91 year-old woman who died of congestive heart failure due to acute sudden renal failure.

Nursing resident falls down stairway

Nursing home staff failed to follow a known high fall risk resident’s care plan, which required the resident to be supervised at all times when ambulating.

Patient Thrown From Wheelchair, Suffers Fatal Fall

Nurse had been warned by family

Assisted Living Facility Resident Dies After Multiple Falls

An Assisted Living Facility and its owners and managers grew too fast and could not manage the quality of care that their residents required, accepting residents not suited for the facility. The resident suffered multiple falls and eventually died from hemorrhaging.

Estate of Sylvena Sharpe v. Kindred Healthcare

Nursing home staff placed a resident’s bed near the baseboard heater in her room in violation of State regulations.

‘High-Risk’ Nursing Home Patient Falls Repeatedly

DPH finds alarm monitor had not been properly attached

Johnson v. Kindred Healthcare, Inc.

The Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts decided that an agreement signed by a deceased nursing home resident's health care agent was not subject to an arbitration clause. The case was vacated and remanded.

Estate of Angelina Giuffrida v. Wingate at Andover

Nursing home staff was negligent in their standard of care when a resident who was non-ambulatory and dependent on transfers fell and suffered two significant bone fractures in her legs, which remained untreated for days.

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