If you or a loved one has required a stay in the hospital for any amount of time, you likely realize the hardship it ensues. Harsh lighting, incessant beeping, and a mess of tubes make it less of the safe-haven you may have imagined.
A personal injury can pose significant hardship, no matter its severity. It is defined by any harm made to one’s physical, emotional, or mental state. And in legal terms, a personal injury indicates that this occurred by the negligent actions of someone else.
Hospitals are marked as a refuge and an emblem of health. They are where we retreat in times of sickness and upon what we rely for treatment. However, within the walls of a hospital are a myriad of bacteria, fungi, and viruses. And among immunosuppressed, sick, and ultimately vulnerable patients, these can pose significant threats.