We trust that nursing homes and their staff will provide care for our loved ones. However, the abuse and neglect of elderly residents due to cost-cutting measures or general indifference is an increasing problem. If you are concerned that a loved one is being harmed in a nursing home or a long-term care facility, it is important to seek legal representation as soon as possible.
Peter G. DeGelleke is a Bedford-Concord attorney for nursing home injury claims. Since 1977, he has helped protect the rights and interests of people throughout Massachusetts. He will help hold all responsible parties accountable for nursing home abuse and negligence. For a free initial consultation, complete an online contact form or call 781-275-0800.
What Does Nursing Home Negligence Look Like?
If a loved one is injured in a nursing home as a result of negligence, it may be possible to obtain compensation. Examples of possible nursing home negligence include:
- Injuries from falls due to inadequate supervision
- Administration of improper medication
- Abuse by a staff member
- Inadequate security resulting in an assault by a deranged patient
- Many others
By holding staff members and employers accountable for the harm suffered by your loved one, attorney DeGelleke can help send a powerful message that negligent and reckless acts will not be tolerated.
Contact a Personal Injury Attorney If Your Loved One Is Being Harmed
Personal injury lawyer Peter G. DeGelleke can help you decide whether it makes sense to bring a claim and to pursue the full compensation your loved one deserves for his or her injuries. To schedule a free consultation so he can evaluate your case, please contact his office at 781-275-0800 or by e-mail today.