Category: Transfer Accidents

Nursing home residents can suffer serious harm or death if dropped or injured while being transferred from wheelchairs, beds, chairs, and while bathing.

Nursing Home Falls Resulting in Death

1,000 Elderly Nursing Home Patients Die From Falls Each Year in the United States According the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, approximately 1,000 elderly nursing home…
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Nursing Home Shower Fall Accidents

Even when precautions are taken, other seemingly harmless actions can result in serious transfer injuries when helping residents and patients in and out of bathtubs and showers.   As with many…
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