WEST VIRGINIA NURSING HOME EMPLOYEES CONTRACT TUBERCULOSIS

Seven nursing home employees who tested positive for tuberculosis are suing Pinecrest Hospital located in Beckley, WV. The lawsuit claims the state-run nursing home in Beckley allowed bacteria from the highly contagious disease to escape an isolation ward when it installed wall air conditioning units in 2001. The suit alleges that this condition exposed the workers to the potentially deadly disease.

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Dan Frith

Dan Frith has over 25 years of experience representing individuals and families in cases of medical malpractice throughout Virginia. He has been named "Best Medical Malpractice Attorney" by Roanoker Magazine and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. To speak with Dan, contact him by email at dfrith@frithlawfirm.com.