Terry Law Firm files wrongful death lawsuit after resident who caught fire at Missouri nursing home dies
St. Louis nursing home abuse and neglect lawyer David Terry of the Terry Law Firm files a wrongful death lawsuit against NHC Healthcare – St. Charles after a resident is severely burned while smoking unsupervised. On May 13, 2017 a resident with a history of having burn marks on her clothes from unsupervised smoking, was left alone to smoke without any protective clothing. Predictably, she caught fire and suffered severe burns that caused her death two days later. To read more about this case, click here to read the St. Louis Post-Dispatch article.