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Nursing Home Negligence

Nursing Home Negligence Lawyers in New York

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As family members grow older, many face the issue of where older family members who can no longer care for themselves should live. Nursing homes are an often sought-after solution. While you should expect nursing homes to take good care of your loved ones, sometimes, that’s not always the case. Elder abuse is, unfortunately, a common occurrence. Our nursing home negligence lawyers in New York can help you protect your loved one when you hire us for your personal injury case.

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Types of Negligence

Unfortunately, evidence indicates that nursing home abuse and negligence are on the rise. Both young and old can fall victim to negligent care and abuse in nursing care facilities.

Many elderly patients are injured and die as a result of caregivers who:

  • Fail to provide them with necessary food and liquids
  • Don’t turn them in their beds to prevent life-threatening bedsores
  • Leave them unattended, resulting in falls
  • Provide incorrect medicines or dosages

According to the National Center on Elder Abuse, it was reported that elder who experience abuse have a 300% higher risk of death than those who have not been abused. It’s important to hire legal representation if you fear your loved one is in danger at their nursing home.

Signs of Negligence

Since you most likely won’t be around to witness the nursing home negligence occurring, it’s important to keep an eye out for warning signs.

Signs your loved one may be suffering from negligence or abuse include:

  • Malnutrition and dehydration
  • Unsanitary conditions
  • Complaints of poor treatment
  • Untimely or unexplained death
  • Medication errors or overdoses
  • Unexpected falls
  • Infected bedsores
  • Unexplained injuries
  • Frequent crying

If your family member proves to be a victim of negligence, you may be entitled to compensation. Our nursing home negligence attorneys in New York have won many cases in court over the past decade and can help you win yours.

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  • Slip & Fall $11 Million

    A well-known cellist was awarded almost $11 million after a slip and fall in a gourmet food market that resulted in injuries that now hamper her ability to plat the instrument.

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    Our client was a pedestrian crossing the street when she was hit by a yellow school bus making a left-hand turn. As a result of the impact, she was forced to fall to the ground and sustained an injury to her shoulder and lower back.

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    Our client, a 37 year old man, was struck in the rear by a truck while driving his car and subsequently underwent neck surgery. The defendant claimed our client cut him off.

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    Our client was a rear-seat passenger in a motor vehicle that was pulled over on the shoulder of the Staten Island Expressway when it was rear-ended by the defendant in the early morning hours. In the accident, the plaintiff suffered multiple fractures, which required surgery.

  • Slip & Fall $1.2 Million

    Our client tripped and fell coming out of a bar in Staten Island, sustaining injuries to her knee, neck, and back.

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