Despite the fact that health care facilities have a duty to provide quality medical care that enhances a patient’s life, more than 2.5 million patients are affected by bedsores every year across the United States. Not only extremely painful, bedsores can also lead to serious and even life-threatening complications including –

Wound infection

Infection in the blood called sepsis

Bone infection called osteomyelitis

Tissue death/gangrene

Amputations

Wrongful death 


IF YOUR FAMILY MEMBER DEVELOPED BEDSORES WHILE IN A HOSPITAL, NURSING HOME, OR ASSISTED LIVING FACILITY CONTACT US TODAY

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Despite the fact that health care facilities have a duty to provide quality medical care that enhances a patient’s life, more than 2.5 million patients are affected by bedsores every year across the United States. 


















Not only extremely painful, bedsores can also lead to serious and even life-threatening complications including –

Wound infection

Infection in the blood called sepsis

Bone infection called osteomyelitis

Tissue death/gangrene

Amputations

Wrongful death 


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STAGES OF BEDSORES

Without intervention, bedsores can infiltrate deep into the body, extensively damaging skin, muscle, and even bone. The longer the bed sore goes without treatment, the deeper and more dangerous it becomes.

STAGE 1: The skin is irritated but not broken, and may be painful to the touch.

STAGE 2: A small ulcer red or brown in color will develop on the upper layers of skin

STAGE 3: A deep wound develops through the layers of the skin allowing the deeper layers to be seen. The skin around the wound may be yellow.

STAGE 4: The wound has penetrated through the layers of skin and fat into the muscle, tendons, and bone. The wound may appear purple or black.

Late stage bedsores are life-threatening and can be difficult to treat. Unfortunately, many elderly or terminally ill patients will not recover from late stage bedsores. 

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PULASKI LAW FIRM PLLC

Located in Houston, Texas, we represent plaintiffs from across the United States, individually, and in class and mass actions.

Typically, we represent clients who have suffered serious injury, death or other damages from dangerous and defective products, medical malpractice, automobile accidents, premises liability, consumer fraud and deceptive business practices and toxic and environmental exposure to dangerous substances. Pulaski Law Firm PLLC takes great pride in our personal approach to the practice of law. By utilizing cutting-edge technology to keep our clients updated with recent case developments, we are able to build and maintain strong relationships with all of our clients. We treat our clients not just as business relationships, but as friends.

Over the last twenty years, Pulaski Law Firm PLLC has brought thousands of cases to resolution. Our goal is to treat each client as if he or she were our first and to work diligently to pursue his or her cause of action with all available means granted to us by the courts.

DID YOUR LOVED ONE SUFFER BED SORES?

Bedsores develop when tissue begins to break down from prolonged pressure and can occur anytime a person doesn’t move enough. Patients who are elderly, bed-ridden, or who have limited mobility may be more likely to develop bedsores if they aren’t receiving the quality care they are owed. The most common locations for bedsores to develop are pressure point areas including –










These are areas where muscle and mass may have deteriorated leaving pressure points. Patients who are not turned often enough can develop pressure sores quickly.  

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DID YOUR LOVED ONE SUFFER BEDSORES?

Bedsores develop when tissue begins to break down from prolonged pressure and can occur anytime a person doesn’t move enough. Patients who are elderly, bed-ridden, or who have limited mobility may be more likely to develop bedsores if they aren’t receiving the quality care they are owed. The most common locations for bedsores to develop are pressure point areas including –




Buttocks

Lower back/sacrum

Hips

Heel

Elbows

Back of the head

These are areas where muscle and mass may have deteriorated leaving pressure points. Patients who are not turned often enough can develop pressure sores quickly.  

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$4 billion settlement over Johnson & Johnson ASR hip implant

$1.43 billion settlement to patients with Rejuvenate and ABG II modular stems

$11 million awarded to women over Wright Medical metal-on-metal Conserve hip device

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SCHOOLS THAT LOST ACCREDITATION 

Career Point College

Dowling College

Dubois College

Globe University

Heritage College Missouri

Regency Beauty Institute

Sage College Star Career College

Vantage College

Brookes Institute

Minnesota School Of Business

Daymar College Online

Medtech College Radiana College

Itt Tech

Sbi Campus / Sanford Brown Institute Affiliate

Carosel Beauty College

Coast Career Institute

Mccann School Of Business & Technology

Daniel Webster College

Bellefonte Academy Of Beauty

Total Cosmetology Training Center

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Lawsuits are being filed nationwide against numerous schools accusing them of failing to provide a quality education and leaving students unable to get a job in their field or pay the resulting massive student loan debt.

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Broadview University

Fortis College

Margaret's Hair Academy

Chillicothe Beauty Academy

Mbti Business Training Institute

Intercoast Colleges

Northwest Beauty School

The Cactus Academy

Apex Academy of Hair Design

Barone Beauty Academy

Modern Beauty School

Career Point College

American School of Technology

Total Cosmetology Training Center

Franklin Career Institute

New York Film Academy

Hair Fashions By Kaye Beauty College

Sanford-Brown College

American School of Technology

Head's West Kentucky Beauty College

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$2.5 Billion lawsuits filed against Corinthian Colleges for offering expensive degrees that have little value

$95 Million settlement with Education Management Corporation for fraud in recruitment and marketing at Argosy University, Brown-Mackey, the Art Institutes, and South University.

$25 Million settlement for three Trump University fraud lawsuits

$13 Million verdict for a medical assistant student at Vatterott College who alleged violations of the Missouri Merchandising Practices Act.

*The above is a representative sample of recent verdicts and settlements across the country. Note: the amounts indicated do not reflect deductions for attorneys’ fees and costs. Because each case is fact specific, prior results do not guarantee a similar outcome.

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DISCHARGING STUDENT DEBT OBLIGATIONS

When a school loses accreditation or closes because it cannot meet federal requirements, students are often left paying student loan obligations for worthless degrees or for credits that they might not be able to transfer to a similar program at another college.

Under a certain type of loan forgiveness called Borrower Defense Repayment or just Borrower Defense, students whose school mislead them or engaged in misconduct or violated certain state laws may have their loans forgiven, and be released from any further payment obligations. Students who are in default and parents who took out a PLUS loan to help pay for their child’s education may also be eligible to have their school loans discharged.

YOU MIGHT BE ELIGIBLE FOR BORROWER DEFENSE EVEN IF YOUR SCHOOL DID NOT CLOSE

To be eligible, you must be able to prove your school violated state law through act or omission directly related to your student loan or the educational service the loan was provided for. If you are eligible for forgiveness, you may have your outstanding loan debt forgiven, and you may be reimbursed for the amounts you have paid on the loans already.

Students who took out private loans or received funds through programs such as the Federal Family Education Loan Program, or a Perkins loan are not eligible to have these debts forgiven through the Borrower Defense program. Instead, they must take legal action against the school and use their recovery to pay their debt

FOR DECADES WE HAVE BEEN FIGHTING FOR THE JUSTICE OUR CLIENTS DESERVE

PULASKI LAW FIRM PLLC

Located in Houston, Texas, we represent plaintiffs from across the United States, individually, and in class and mass actions.

Typically, we represent clients who have suffered serious injury, death or other damages from dangerous and defective products, medical malpractice, automobile accidents, premises liability, consumer fraud and deceptive business practices and toxic and environmental exposure to dangerous substances. Pulaski Law Firm PLLC takes great pride in our personal approach to the practice of law. By utilizing cutting-edge technology to keep our clients updated with recent case developments, we are able to build and maintain strong relationships with all of our clients. We treat our clients not just as business relationships, but as friends.

Over the last twenty years, Pulaski Law Firm PLLC has brought thousands of cases to resolution. Our goal is to treat each client as if he or she were our first and to work diligently to pursue his or her cause of action with all available means granted to us by the courts.

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Our roots and our hearts are in West Virginia. We have practiced law here since 1970, meaning we know the laws and the courtrooms in which they are applied. But our knowledge runs much deeper than that. We know the people who live here and we understand the hard work they do. Attorneys at our law firm are from coal mining families and grew up seeing firsthand the toll this dangerous work can take. We are proud to serve as advocates for people who have suffered that toll, as well as anyone who has been hurt at work or due to an act of negligence.

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If you are a student at a For-Profit school and your school lost accreditation and access to federal student loan funds, you may have a claim for money damages. We are currently investigating For-Profit technical and vocational schools across the country, including  Beauty schools, Barber colleges, Online law, Nursing schools,  Vet tech schools, Culinary academies, Medical schools Business schools, and o thers.

STAGES OF BEDSORES

Without intervention, bedsores can infiltrate deep into the body, extensively damaging skin, muscle, and even bone. The longer the bed sore goes without treatment, the deeper and more dangerous it becomes.

STAGE 1: The skin is irritated but not broken, and may be painful to the touch.

STAGE 2: A small ulcer red or brown in color will develop on the upper layers of skin

STAGE 3: A deep wound develops through the layers of the skin allowing the deeper layers to be seen. The skin around the wound may be yellow.

STAGE 4: The wound has penetrated through the layers of skin and fat into the muscle, tendons, and bone. The wound may appear purple or black.

Late stage bedsores are life-threatening and can be difficult to treat. Unfortunately, many elderly or terminally ill patients will not recover from late stage bedsores. 

  

GET A FREE CASE EVALUATION

Attorney Advertising Disclaimer: The information on this website is for general information purposes only. Nothing on this site should be taken as legal advice for any individual case or situation. The information is not intended to create, and receipt or viewing does not constitute an attorney-client relationship. 

 DiCello Levitt & Casey, 7556 Mentor Avenue Mentor, Ohio 44060

Pipeline companies that are granted eminent domain authority can condemn any property that they need to complete their project. This project may involve many types of land including –

Private property and residential lands

Commercial developments

Industrial properties

Special use lands

Rights-of-way

Easements

Billboards and signage

If your land is going to be affected by the Shin Oak pipeline, contact us now. Enterprise Products Partners may have your land inspected and appraised before making you an offer, but that appraisal may not include all the elements that must be factored to determine fair market value. We’ve seen condemnation appraisals for other projects that were well below half of the true value of the land. Don’t let this happen to you!  

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2.5mil

Patients suffer bedsores

each year

60k

Patients die as a direct

result of bedsores

Bedsores are almost entirely preventable. No patient should suffer Stage 3 or Stage 4 pressure ulcers or bed sores while under medical care. Call us today to see if you can obtain compensation for your loved one. 

CAUSES OF BEDSORES

Whether they are sitting too long in the same position or left lying in their beds for hours on end, bedsores are caused by neglect. Some of the most common contributing factors to bedsores include –

Failing to change the patient’s position frequently throughout the day

Leaving the patient in soiled clothes, diapers, or bed linens

Failing to routinely monitor patients for the initial signs of pressure ulcers

Failing to intervene after detecting bedsores

While some patients are so frail that skin damage is almost impossible to prevent, stage 3 and stage 4 bedsores are considered ‘never events,’ i.e., events that should never occur in a healthcare setting. Yet, millions of patients suffer pressure ulcers every year, and thousands will die from this preventable condition.  

2.5 million patients suffer bedsores each year. 60 thousand patients die as a direct result of bed sores. 17,000 bedsore lawsuits are filed annually against medical providers who fail to provide the proper care that prevents bedsores. 

Bedsores are almost entirely preventable. No patient should suffer Stage 3 or Stage 4 pressure ulcers or bed sores while under medical care. Call us today to see if you can obtain compensation for your loved one. 

2.5 million patients suffer bedsores each year. 60 thousand patients die as a direct result of bed sores. 17,000 bedsore lawsuits are filed annually against medical providers who fail to provide the proper care that prevents bedsores. 

CAUSES OF BEDSORES

Whether they are sitting too long in the same position or left lying in their beds for hours on end, bedsores are caused by neglect. Some of the most common contributing factors to bed sores include –

Failing to change the patient’s position frequently throughout the day


Leaving the patient in soiled clothes, diapers, or bed linens


Failing to routinely monitor patients for the initial signs of pressure ulcers


Failing to intervene after detecting bedsores

While some patients are so frail that skin damage is almost impossible to prevent, stage 3 and stage 4 bedsores are considered ‘never events,’ i.e., events that should never occur in a healthcare setting. Yet, millions of patients suffer pressure ulcers every year, and thousands will die from this preventable condition.  

GET A FREE CASE EVALUATION

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DiCello Levitt & Casey combines excellence in class action, mass tort, catastrophic injury, medical malpractice, civil rights, and commercial litigation. Practicing nationwide and internationally from offices in Chicago and Cleveland, we are an aggressive, attentive, and creative plaintiffs’ firm whose work speaks for itself – billions of dollars in recovery in some of the highest-profile matters in U.S. history. Revered by clients and respected by defense counsel, our team gets results.

DiCello Levitt & Casey is a new firm, powered by experience, values, and commitment to client service. Our firm is built on the experience of some of the nation’s most prominent and successful plaintiffs’ attorneys, and unified in our collective devotion to justice through winning massive recoveries on behalf of individuals and companies in the United States and internationally.

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Since 1990, we represent clients who have suffered serious injury, death or other damages from dangerous and defective products, medical malpractice, automobile accidents, premises liability, consumer fraud and deceptive business practices and toxic and environmental exposure to dangerous substances.

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We take great pride in our personal approach to the practice of law. By utilizing cutting-edge technology to keep our clients updated with recent case developments, we are able to build and maintain strong relationships with all of our clients. We treat our clients not just as business relationships, but as friends.

DECADES OF EXPERIENCE

Over the last twenty years, Pulaski Law Firm PLLC has brought thousands of cases to resolution. Our goal is to treat each client as if he or she were our first and to work diligently to pursue his or her cause of action with all available means granted to us by the courts.

DiCello Levitt & Casey

GREAT WORK THROUGH HONORABLE MEANS

DiCello Levitt & Casey combines excellence in class action, mass tort, catastrophic injury, medical malpractice, civil rights, and commercial litigation. Practicing nationwide and internationally from offices in Chicago and Cleveland, we are an aggressive, attentive, and creative plaintiffs’ firm whose work speaks for itself – billions of dollars in recovery in some of the highest-profile matters in U.S. history. Revered by clients and respected by defense counsel, our team gets results.

DiCello Levitt & Casey is a new firm, powered by experience, values, and commitment to client service. Our firm is built on the experience of some of the nation’s most prominent and successful plaintiffs’ attorneys, and unified in our collective devotion to justice through winning massive recoveries on behalf of individuals and companies in the United States and internationally.

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