Pressure Sores may indicate negligent care so you could claim
If you have developed a pressure sore, also known as bed sore or pressure ulcer, it may be as a result of negligent care.
Expert opinion indicates that over 80% of pressure sores are avoidable.
If you are a resident in a care home, nursing home or have been admitted to hospital you can be forgiven for expecting appropriate nursing care, but unfortunately there are times when this is not the case.
Many thousands of people develop pressure sores whilst under care, and some of these incidents could have been avoided by following the correct nursing protocols.
Pressure sores can be stubborn to heal, compound other health problems and unfortunately in some cases prove fatal.
Remember, experts believe that most pressure sores are avoidable. If you or a loved one have suffered because of a pressure sore related injury we can help you make a compensation claim if it was due to negligence.
You can contact us and discuss your situation in complete confidence and we will be delighted to provide free inital advice.