Are you someone currently living in a nursing home or senior care facility? Do you have a loved one currently living in a nursing home or senior care facility? If so, there’s a chance you or that loved one has been a victim of negligence. It’s a sad fact, but it’s a fact nonetheless that
In fact, according to the National Center for Victims of Crime, 5% to 10% of self-reported elder abuse cases are of a physical nature, 60% are verbal, and 14% are general neglect. It is estimated that 5.2% of elderly people report financial exploitation from a family member while in care. Elders are more likely to report financial abuse than any of the other forms, and yet these reports often times get ignored or aren’t dealt with properly by those entrusted with their care at these nursing home or senior care facilities.
You should always report any serious or potentially life threatening situations to your local law-enforcement professionals immediately. Be sure to call 9-1-1 in any serious situation you may find yourself or a loved one in that can’t be handled at a later time. After that, or if the situation is something that requires further investigation? You or a loved one should contact the professionals at the Law Offices of Darren T. Moore P.C for help!
It is possible that additional compensation may be awarded depending on the variables of your case and the evidence of any negligence that can be presented in court. Keep in mind, only an attorney experienced in dealing with nursing home negligence cases can help you get the most compensation after experiencing such negligence here in New York City.
Only an experienced attorney, highly trained in the practice of injuries sustained due to nursing home negligence will be able to properly represent your best interests. You or your loved one may or may not be in the care of people who will cooperate with you or your loved one’s case. So it’s important to contact a professional attorney with a proven track record of success in such cases. The Law Offices of Darren T. Moore P.C will help you get you the justice you deserve!