Nursing home deaths during Hurricane Irma prompt wave of lawsuits

Lawsuit filed against nursing home after deaths during Irma

http://local15tv.com/news/local/lawsuit-filed-against-nursing-home-after-deaths-during-irmaHOLLYWOOD, FLORIDA
A 94-year-old resident filled a lawsuit Sept. 15 against the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills.

During Hurricane Irma, eight residents died after the air condition system failed.

The lawsuit claims the nursing home …

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Miami Residents to File Class-Action Suit Against FPL for Allegedly Inadequate Irma Preparation

https://www.miaminewtimes.com/news/fpl-sued-for-inadequate-hurricane-irma-response-in-miami-9681461Residents threatened to sue FPL if it didn’t get the cities’ power back by Sunday night.

Today two South Miami-Dade residents beat those cities to the punch by announcing plans to file a class-action lawsuit against the power company for what they claim was a decade of …

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94-year-old sues Florida nursing home where 8 residents died in wake of Hurricane Irma

https://abcnews.go.com/US/94-year-sues-florida-nursing-home-residents-died/story?id=49907255A 94-year-old woman living at the Florida nursing home where eight residents died after an air conditioning system failed in the wake of Hurricane Irma is now suing the rehabilitation center, claiming it showed “negligence and reckless indifference …

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Rocky River nursing home offers $375,000 settlement involving overdose death

https://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2017/09/rocky_river_nursing_home_offer.htmlCLEVELAND, Ohio
A Rocky River nursing home has offered to pay $375,000 to settle a lawsuit brought by the family of a woman who died after nurses mistakenly gave her 20 times the prescribed dosage of oxycodone, records show.

Normandy Manor is …

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1st Lawsuit Filed Against Nursing Home Where 8 Patients Died

https://miami.cbslocal.com/2017/09/15/lawsuit-nursing-home-deaths/HOLLYWOOD, FLORIDA
Two days since the nursing home tragedy, the first lawsuit has been filed.

Armed with a search warrant, Hollywood Police Department crime scene technicians continued to comb The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills with …

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