Aged care compounds becoming soft crime targets

crimeMANCHESTER: Retirement villages and care homes imply a level of elevated safety in their commercial pitch to prospective customers.

But evidence is mounting that age-apartheid compounds are increasingly becoming soft crime targets and the care sector is trashing its reputation by doing nothing to effectively counter the growing threat.

1148: A resident is suing a nursing home operator, alleging insufficient measures were taken to prevent injuries.

Emma Lee Smith filed a complaint against the defendant, alleging that the nursing home operator failed to provide a safe environment.

Full story covered in the Governance Weekly.