Healthcare company fined after death of elderly resident
Date: 30 June 2016
A care home company based in Middlesex has been fined after an elderly resident of a Surrey home died from scalding injuries.
Guildford Crown Court heard how the 89-year-old was receiving personal care from two employees of European Healthcare Group Plc at Old Wall Cottage Nursing Home. She received significant scalding injuries, and subsequently died of her injuries in hospital.