Nursing home neglect is a type of elder abuse committed against older adults in nursing homes. It involves the substandard care of a resident, or a breach of duty that harms a resident.
Posts Tagged: Wrongful Death
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In Minnesota, every auto insurance plan must include both uninsured motorist coverage (UM) and underinsured motorist coverage (UIM). These types of benefits only apply when you are in an accident in which the other driver is at fault. Once your regular no-fault personal injury coverage has kicked in, these types of claims can help cover… Read more »
A cause of action for the wrongful death of a family member was created by the enactment of a statute. Minn. Stat. §573.02. A trustee must be appointed by the court to maintain the action on behalf of the next-of-kin. Id. Although, the trustee does not have to be a next-of-kin, a next-of-kin must petition… Read more »
Minnesota law sets a lower time limit for someone who dies as a result of negligence of another as in a car accident or other situations in which another party has liability for the death of that person. Minnesota sets a three (3) year Statute of Limitations from the date of death. The “Statute of… Read more »