Nursing Home Abuse
Nursing home abuse is a shocking form of mistreatment of the elderly who often have severe physical and mental limitations. Unfortunately, some facilities can put residents in situations that are ripe for abuse.
If your loved one has been injured or died from nursing home abuse, you may be entitled to compensation for the physical and emotional costs. The Nye Law Group's Hinesville nursing home abuse attorneys have a long track record of recovering fair compensation for nursing home negligence.
We proudly work on a contingency fee basis, which means we do not recover legal fees unless we recover compensation for our clients.
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Nursing home abuse comes in many different forms, including:
This includes physical contact or any other actions that cause physical harm, including:
Nursing home staff could be found liable for neglect if they fail to meet established standards of care, including:
Neglect also puts residents at increased risk for slip-and-fall accidents because staff are not paying enough attention.
Nursing home staff can cause residents emotional pain and suffering through:
This refers to nursing home staff stealing or misappropriating funds from nursing home residents, which can include:
Sexual abuse includes any nonconsensual activity such as flirting or inappropriate affection and it can be initiated by staff, other residents or visitors to the facility.
It you think that your elderly loved one has suffered any of these forms of abuse, do not hesitate to contact our experienced Hinesville nursing home abuse attorneys. We have represented many victims and their families and know how to spot signs of mistreatment.
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There are many tell-tale signs that your loved one is being abused at his or her nursing home:
These might not be always be signs of mistreatment, but you should still contact the nursing home to investigate. If staff members act defensive or are difficult to deal with, there is a good chance that residents are being abused.
Your next step is to contact the caring Hinesville nursing home abuse attorneys at The Nye Law Group to discuss the situation. We will conduct an in-depth investigation of the nursing home, including staff members and others providing care for your loved one. We will use any resources necessary to uncover abuse or mistreatment.
Contact us today by calling 855-856-4212 to set up your free, no obligation consultation.
Nursing homes and their staff can be held liable for many types of nursing home negligence. If you contact our Hinesville nursing home abuse attorneys, we may be able to secure compensation for various types of negligence, including:
The nursing home industry is often another sad example of a place where the most vulnerable people get taken advantage of by people who are supposed to be taking care of them.
Your loved one may not have the physical or mental ability to put a stop to it, but you can fight back by contacting one of the experienced Hinesville nursing home abuse attorneys at The Nye Law Group.
We will work tirelessly to secure fair compensation for you and your loved one. We offer a free, initial consultation and you will not be charged unless we recover compensation.
Complete a Free Case Evaluation form.