Arizona Nursing Home Laws

Arizona Nursing Home Injury Law | Lawyers in AZ

Nursing Home Negligence or Abuse

Statute of Limitations Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 12-542

  • Two years from when the injury was discovered, or reasonably should have been discovered.

Medical Malpractice

Statute of Limitations Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. §§ 12-502 and 12-542

  • Two years from when the injury was discovered, or reasonably should have been discovered. Minors have until two years after their 18th birthday to file suit.

Wrongful Death

Statute of Limitations Ariz. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 12-542

  • Two years

Damages Caps Arizona Constitution, Article 2, § 31

  • None. The amount of punitive damages rests in the jury's discretion and will not be disturbed on appeal unless it is so unreasonable that it is the product of passion or prejudice.

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