When you trust your loved one to other peoples’ care, you expect them to treat your loved one as they would like to be treated themselves. You expect them to be attentive and caring—as you should.
Inspectors received 37,150 complaints about conditions in nursing homes in 2007.
– The New York Times
Unfortunately, the National Center on Elder Abuse estimates that between 1 and 2 million Americans age 65 and older have been injured, exploited, or mistreated by someone whom they depended on for care and protection. The nursing home abuse attorneys at Ferrer, Poirot & Wansbrough find this number appalling and unacceptable. If your loved one has been the victim of abuse or neglect, we want to help.
If you suspect your loved one is being mistreated or neglected, there are several signs to look for that could confirm your fears. Signs of careless health care can include:
You have the right to question the care your loved ones are given, and the nursing home abuse lawyers at Ferrer, Poirot & Wansbrough will help you enforce that right. We may not have been able to protect them against the nursing home neglect, but we will protect their rights.
End the abuse by contacting Ferrer, Poirot & Wansbrough. We’ve helped thousands of victims who needed us, and we can help you too.
At Ferrer, Poirot & Wansbrough, we are dedicated to protecting victims’ rights. We are an experienced personal injury law firm taking cases throughout the country. Our nursing home abuse lawyers have successfully defended the rights of thousands of clients just like you. Complete a free online consultation form or dial (866) 589-0257 to get the help you need.
We handle several case types, including: auto accident, birth injury, defective medical device, defective product, drug injury, environmental injury, medical malpractice, motorcycle accident, nursing home abuse and truck accident. If you have been seriously hurt, call us now.