When you place an elderly loved one in a nursing home or assisted living facility, you trust that the caregivers and staff members will take care of their medical and day-to-day needs. Unfortunately, nursing home abuse and neglect have become a serious problem in the United States due to understaffing, negligent hiring, inadequate training, and breach of residents’ rights.
At Kwartler Manus, LLC, we can provide your loved one with the effective and personalized legal solutions necessary to obtain the compensation and justice he/she deserves. With more than three decades of collective legal experience, our legal team has recovered millions of dollars on behalf of our clients who have been the victim of negligence.
Nursing homes and nursing home staff members have a duty to care toward residents. When they fail to uphold their duty of care because of negligence, intentional mistreatment, violence, or disrespect and such failure result in a resident’s injury, the nursing home and/or staff members can be held liable in a personal injury lawsuit.
There are many forms of nursing home abuse. Each varies in degrees of severity.
The following are the most common types of nursing home abuse:
Our nursing home abuse lawyers can investigate your loved one’s nursing home, collect supporting evidence, and build a strong case against the nursing home to maximize their entitled compensation. We provide our knowledgeable and skilled legal services on a contingency fee basis, meaning you don’t have to pay us unless we win your case.
Do not hesitate to contact us to discuss your case today during a free consultation.