Paul da Costa Gives Testimony on Viral Outbreak at Wanaque Center

Dec 06, 2018

Partner, Paul M. da Costa, Gives Testimony on Viral Outbreak at Wanaque Rehabilitation Center, in Regards to Deadly Adenovirus Outbreak that Claimed the Lives of 11 children

Partner, Paul M. da Costa, Esq., of Sarno da Costa D’Aniello Maceri LLC testifies in front of New Jersey State Senate in regards to the Adenovirus outbreak at the Wanaque Rehabilitation Center. A public hearing was held by the NJ State Health Committee on the afternoon of Monday, December 3rd 2018. Health officials found 34 infected patients of the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, eleven cases proved fatal. 

The hearing, called into question the conditions at the facility, current state standards in medical best practices and the facilities involvement in the outbreak. Mr. da Costa who expertly represented the victims and their families, “several patients and their respective parents who were victims of the Adenovirus outbreak at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation.”

Mr. da Costa went on to testify to NJ Senate, “I come before you today as an effort to give voices to their children that cannot speak for themselves. Children whose lives were dependent on receiving appropriate medical care and treatment from the Wanaque Center. I am also here to speak for the children’s parents that entrusted their beloved children to the Wanaque Center and now feel that their trust was betrayed and violated.” Mr. da Costa called into question the timeline of events that occurred at the Wanaque Center.

To see the full Senate Hearing click here.

Sarno da Costa D’Aniello Maceri LLC is representing several of the families affected by the deadly viral outbreak at the Wanaque Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation. Paul M. da Costa, Esq., is leading the team at Sarno da Costa D’Aniello Maceri LLC while he represents the family of seven of the children who were affected by the virus. Paul’s expertise in the medical malpractice field will prove invaluable during the case.

If you or a loved one have suffered from a potential personal injury or medical malpractice case please contact Sarno da Costa D’Aniello Maceri LLC to schedule a consultation. Leaders in the field, the Sarno da Costa D’Aniello Maceri LLC team can help determine whether or not you have a case and bring justice to you and your family in their time of need.

About Paul M. da Costa, Esq.:

Paul M. da Costa is a leading medical malpractice and personal injury attorney serving the state of New Jersey. Paul is a certified civil trial attorney by the Supreme Court of New Jersey, and he is a Fellow of the prestigious Litigation Counsel of America. Fellowship in the Litigation Counsel of America is by invitation only and is composed of less than one-half of one percent of all American lawyers. In addition to his numerous awards and accolades Paul has successfully represented a multitude of cases and is highly regarded within his field. Just this past year three of Paul’s cases made New Jersey Law Journal’s 2018 List of Top 20 Personal Injury Awards of the Year.

About Sarno da Costa D’Aniello Maceri LLC:

The law firm of Sarno da Costa D’Aniello Maceri LLC was formed in 2009. Combining the skills of our proven attorneys has allowed us to provide strong, personalized representation in many legal matters, including medical malpractice and personal injury. With each case, clients receive strong legal counsel from an experienced attorney. Our team understands how difficult this time can be for you and your family, so with each case, we ensure that you receive counsel that is cognizant of your needs, while maintaining the strong, aggressive representation needed to win your case.

The complexity of personal injury and medical malpractice suits can be a long and taxing time for everyone involved. Unlike other firms Sarno da Costa D’Aniello Maceri provides direct access to everyone involved in your case to support you in these difficult times and provide you with the legal team you need by your side.

Our firm is made up of attorneys with vast knowledge in handling a wide range of medical malpractice issues, such as birth injuriessurgical errorsmotor vehicle accidentsproduct liability, and more.