Category Archives: Elder Abuse

What To Do if You Suspect Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect

When you suspect misconduct or abuse in your loved one’s care facility, it is important to take action fast before any more harm can be done. But many people are insure how to investigate or report nursing home abuse to … Continue reading

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Personal Injury Accidents That May Also Have Criminal Penalties

Criminal law involves crimes prosecuted by the state or federal government, rather than a private party or person. Criminal violations, like felonies and misdemeanors, are subjected to state and federal punishment; therefore, guilty individuals face jail time, probation, governmental fines, … Continue reading

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Fractured Hip Injuries and Elderly Slip and Fall Accidents

Slip and fall accidents can range from minor to fatal, depending on the circumstances. Some of the most common slip and fall victims are elderly individuals, who tend to suffer higher levels of pain and suffering from the resulting injuries, … Continue reading

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FAQS Regarding Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect

Nursing homes are private institutions that provide shelter, food, and care for the sick and elderly. Since nursing homes do not actually provide complex medical treatment, they are not considered hospitals. However, many institutions could be considered as a medical … Continue reading

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What is Negligent Supervision?

There are three primary cases of negligent supervision. They are cases that generally involve children, elderly, or employees. Although three separate circumstances exist, all cases of negligent supervision share the same principles. They all must prove that the negligent person … Continue reading

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Signs that Your Loved One is Suffering from Nursing Home Neglect

There are thousands of nursing and assisted living homes located all across the county. It has proven to be an industry that is high in demand, and continues to grow in numbers each year. Assisted living centers and nursing homes … Continue reading

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Talking About Nursing Home Neglect Lawsuits

Our parents, grandparents, and great grandparents are special to us. Daughters, sons, nieces, nephews, and additional relatives alike want the absolute best for their elders; especially when searching for a retirement center or senior living home. There are plenty of … Continue reading

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