Utah Nursing Home Laws

Utah Nursing Home Injury Law | Personal Injury Firm

Nursing Home Negligence or Abuse

Statute of Limitations Utah Code Ann. §78B-2-307

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

Medical Malpractice

Statute of Limitations Utah Code Ann. §78B-3-404

  • Two years from when the injury was discovered, or reasonably should have been discovered.
  • Claim cannot be filed more than four years from date of injury.
  • If foreign object is discovered, case must be filed within one year that the object was discovered or should have been discovered.

Wrongful Death

Statute of Limitations Utah Code Ann. §78B-2-304

  • Two years.

Damages Cap Utah Code Ann. §78B-3-410

  • None.

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