Monthly Archives: March 2023
What Compensation Is Available For Nursing Home Abuse Victims?
It is a statistic no one wants to think about but sadly, one in ten elders will suffer some type of abuse. Injured individuals can file a personal injury claim against any nursing home or caregiver after experiencing abuse or neglect, or family members can file on their behalf. Through a claim, elders can… Read More »
Steps To Take When Nursing Home Abuse Occurs
As people age, they sometimes need long-term and round-the-clock care that their families cannot provide. Nursing home administrators, and the staff members they employ, are entrusted with the health of seniors. They are expected to provide competent care and treat elders with dignity and respect. Unfortunately, nursing home abuse and neglect happen all too… Read More »
Nursing Home Abuse Happens Online, Too
Nursing home abuse takes on many forms. Many people first think of physical abuse, but emotional, psychological, and sexual abuse also occur. This type of abuse does not always remain within a nursing home, either. Sadly, too many nursing home staff members take advantage of the people in their care and sometimes, the abuse… Read More »
What Stops The Elderly From Reporting Abuse?
If you have a loved one in a nursing home, you may be concerned that they will become a victim of abuse or neglect. The concern is understanding, as nursing home abuse and neglect is often in the news. The only reassurance you may have is that you expect your family member to inform… Read More »