One study reported that 1 in 10 elder residents over age 60 has been physically and/or psychologically abused.
The National Institute on Aging reports that more than 1.5 million Americans reside in nursing homes.
Our elders entering Nursing Homes is growing as the vast Baby Boomer population ages. Sadly, injuries from neglect and abuse is a consistent and growing problem.
Neglect and abuse Injuries include bedsores, bone fractures, falls, malnutrition, death, medication errors, and emotional and sexual abuse.
Signs of abuse or neglect include poor hygiene, behavioral changes, bruises, serious infections, bed sores, open cuts or unexplained falls or fractures.
Unless legal action is taken, these appalling Homes have no incentive to stop the abuse and compensate their victims.
If you suspect or know that you or your loved one has been a victim of Nursing Home abuse, you need well-known, experienced attorneys who have a reputation of being tough and ready to go to trial.
At Lloyd Law Group, we emphasize personal attention and will strategize with you to take action while preserving the safety of you or your loved one.
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