An ABC investigation revealed that a CTA bus is involved in an accident once every 36 hours. The CTA claims that many of the accidents in the report were the fault of the other drivers, not necessarily the CTA bus drivers.
Tragically, inadequate care has become an accepted reality for the more than one million people living in nursing homes across the country. The lay person thinking of a nursing home typically thinks about it in a similar manner as they would a hospital. Unfortunately, as more corporations enter the skilled nursing industry with a primary motive of maximizing profits from each patient, the end result can mean significant injuries or even fatalities to those they are entrusted to care for.