Yes, a Michigan nursing home resident dropped from a Hoyer lift may file a negligence lawsuit if the resident suffered injuries due to the fall, and the fall was the result of the negligence or carelessness of the nursing home medical staff. Injuries resulting from these drops are often quite serious and require a lengthy course of medical treatment, which often outcomes in substantial lawsuit settlements for the resident.
If you or a family member is a Michigan nursing home resident and suffer injuries after being dropped from a Hoyer lift, call our top rated Michigan nursing home lawyers now to discuss your case. Our attorneys have significant experience in these types of cases and will start working on your case immediately, reviewing your entire medical chart to gather evidence necessary to prove and win your negligence lawsuit. Call today at (800) 606-1717.