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Seeking Justice For Victims Of Nursing Home Abuse
Trusting a loved one to the care of a nursing home only to find out that they have fallen victim to abuse or neglect is one of the greatest fears of families. Most people never want to think that it could happen. But when such fears become a reality, you need to seek legal representation from a lawyer at Faucette Law Firm LLC.
When your beloved family member has been mistreated or abused in some way in a nursing home, you need to take action immediately. It is not uncommon for nursing home workers in Georgia to be underpaid, overworked or improperly trained to deal with the demands of taking care of elderly patients. But this is no excuse for nursing home abuse or negligence. The repercussions of neglectful actions could cause potentially life-threatening health conditions or severe emotional trauma, or could result in your loved one’s wrongful death. No matter how you look at it, nursing home neglect is a serious act of carelessness, and at-fault parties must be held accountable for their actions. We can help. We care. Moreover, by seeking justice on behalf of your loved one, you could potentially be helping other people from falling victim to the same mistreatment.
Our Firm Provides Hope After Nursing Home Abuse
Has a parent or loved one of yours suffered neglect, abuse, injuries or wrongful death while in a nursing home? Do you suspect that your loved one is experiencing nursing home neglect? If so, you should contact one of our nursing home abuse lawyers at the firm immediately. Nursing home neglect takes many forms but can generally be recognized due to some tell-tale signs. Signs and symptoms of nursing home neglect include:
- Decline in medical services attributes to the patient’s decline in health
- Bruises, burns or lacerations
- Untreated bedsores leading to infection
- Heavy administration of drugs or medication resulting in lethargy
- Broken bones
- Excessive weight loss or gain
- Extreme personality changes
For a successful nursing home neglect claim to come to fruition, not only must you seek legal counsel as fast as possible, but your legal representative must also be able to prove negligence on the part of the nursing home. Unfortunately, your loved one’s injuries will not serve as convincing or convicting evidence alone. Your loved one deserves the best possible legal representation especially after being mistreated so badly in a nursing home. You owe it to yourself and to your family member to have solid legal representation, so consult a nursing home abuse lawyer from our firm immediately.
Nursing Home Neglect Protection From Faucette Law Firm LLC
No one should have to suffer from poor neglect or care, no matter what age they are. If you contact our firm immediately, we can move as quickly as possible to put a legal stop to the neglect or abuse that your family member has endured. Pursuing legal action could also help you receive compensation for your loved one’s injuries, damages or wrongful death. The result of nursing home abuse could have negative impacts on everyone involved, not just your loved one in the nursing home. Many adult children who put their aging parents in nursing homes feel guilt or extreme anguish due to pain and suffering that their parents experienced. Let us help your family recover from this ordeal. Call us today in Douglasville for a free case evaluation so that we can discuss the merit of your claims and determine what legal options are available for your family.