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Worcestershire care home fined after investigation into fatal fall from window

A vulnerable 92-year-old woman died after falling from a first floor window in a Worcestershire care home, a court heard.

Thora Monk died after falling more than 4m from her bedroom window at The Lawns Nursing Home in Kempsey on 5 January 2007. The home is operated by Heritage Manor Ltd, which manages retirement and nursing homes across the UK.

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