When motorcyclists in Jasper, and other localities, are involved in auto accidents, it is common for them to come off of the their vehicles. Not only can the ejection itself cause serious injuries, motorcycle operators are also at risk of being run over by other vehicles, or crushed by their own. Due to the serious injuries, including a head injury or broken bones, which can result from motorcycle accidents, victims may require extensive medical treatment and rehabilitation for even a partial recovery.
Making the decision to move an elderly family member into a care facility is not always easy. People in Jasper have to trust that the staff and medical personnel at the nursing home will take care of the individual with the utmost care and respect. Unfortunately, neglect in these facilities does occur, resulting in injuries such as bedsores and even death. Several recent incidents illustrate just how widespread these issues are.
Citizens in Alabama and throughout the nation are increasingly aware of and concerned about the level of safety and appropriate care in nursing homes. Nursing home abuse has become an all-too common news topic with horror stories abounding, many of which result in serious personal injury of even death of residents.