Connecticut Nursing Home Laws

Connecticut Nursing Home Injury Law | Pintas & Mullins Law Firm

Nursing Home Negligence or Abuse

Statute of Limitations Conn. Gen. Stat. Ann. §52-584

  • Two years from when the injury occurred and no more than three years from the act or omission complained of. The defendant's absence from the state may delay the statute under certain circumstances.
  • Causes of action founded on intentional misconduct must be brought within three years of the conduct in question.

Medical Malpractice

Statute of Limitations Conn. Gen. Stat. Ann. §52-584

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

Wrongful Death

Statute of Limitations Conn. Gen. Stat. Ann. §52-555

  • Two years from date of death and five years from the act or omission complained of.
  • Recovery is allowed under Connecticut's Wrongful Death Statute. Recovery may include compensation for loss of earnings, medical and funeral expenses, and pain and suffering.

Damages Caps

  • None.

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