One of the most prominent and under-punished injustices in the United States is abuse and neglect in the nursing home. Many of our beloved family members and friends are being taken advantage of in their old age, and it’s up to us to confront those responsible so as to deter it from happening to others in the future. It occurs in a wide variety of forms, equally intolerable and worthy of confrontation.
In general, we can understand nursing home abuse to occur in two general forms: one is related to carelessness and neglect, and the other is related to intentional abuse, such as in assault or other direct instances of violence. Each are occurrences we never expect to experience in a medical facility designated to treatment and care. When this occurs to you or a loved one, it’s important to seek help.
Our firm can represent you if you or your loved one has experienced:
Each of these are conditions and events that should never be let happen in a nursing home. Your family pays for proper care in a medical facility that claims to provide – in them, dehydration, bedsores, and sepsis should absolutely not occur when being cared for by certified medical professionals.
It will start with your free case evaluation with the Dallas elder abuse attorneys. From there, we will put our experience to good use in listening to your story and assessing whether or not you have a case. We do not take any of these accusations lightly, and will always proceed if we feel there is cause and if you are willing to move forward as well. If this is the case, we will fight for justice.
Justice in these cases is often fought for in the form of compensation for:
In severe circumstances, such as with the case of direct physical or sexual abuse, it may be necessary to make the initial steps in seeing to it that those directly responsible are brought to justice criminally as well as civilly. Hopefully, the efforts of our Dallas elder abuse attorneys will help make the nursing home a safer place.
"Curtis and his firm are great at what they do. They've been representing clients in abuse and neglect cases for years; his team is smart, hardworking, and they truly care about their clients. Curtis is the utmost professional and will do whatever is needed for his clients to obtain the justice they deserve."
"Hard to find a place that genuinely cares about you and your loved ones. Most people don't understand cases sometimes take years to settle and want results and answers right away. My case took about a year and they made sure to communicate with me every step of the way. Im sure this company has thousands of cases, but they always take the time to keep in contact with me. Couldn't say enough good things about the staff they always go above and beyond for their clients."
"Curtis is a true professional. I would absolutely want him to be on my side. He works hard for his clients to get them what they need."