Victims of Elder Abuse
Elder Abuse Lawyer in Long Beach
Anyone can be a victim elder abuse, regardless of gender, race, culture, or socioeconomic background. Hundreds of thousands of elderly suffer from mistreatment, neglect, and abuse across the country in nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and even in the individual's own home. As one of the most vulnerable members of our societies, the elderly are often an easy target for unscrupulous or negligent caregivers and care institutions.
While elder abuse can happen to anyone, there are certain factors that may increase the risk for abuse. Those most vulnerable to elder abuse include:
- Elders who are in poor physical health, especially those who are bed-ridden
- Elders who are socially isolated
- Elders with mental health issues, such as dementia or Alzheimer's
- Elders with substance abuse issues
- Elders with disabilities
- Elders who are physically and financially dependent on the caregiver
Listen to your loved one and pay attention to the warning signs of elder abuse.
How Can I Stop the Abuse?
Be proactive and vigilant when recognizing the signs of elder abuse. If you believe that your loved one is a victim of abuse, whether physical, emotional, sexual, or has been neglected by a caregiver or facility, then report it to your local authorities. You should also consult an attorney to learn more about seeking compensation for your loved one's injuries and losses.
Call for Your Free Consultation: (562) 645-4145
Talk to Travis Siegel, a Long Beach elder abuse attorney, about your loved one's injuries. Our lawyer has been protecting elders for over a decade. As an experienced advocate who truly cares about his clients, he goes above and beyond to ensure they are justly compensated.
What Sets Our Elder Abuse Lawyer Apart?
Advocating for Victims of Abuse & Neglect Since 2002
Attorney Travis Siegel has fought elder abuse and medical malpractice for more than a decade. After a tragedy occurred in his own family, he became a lawyer to ensure that others don’t suffer in the same way. He focuses his practice exclusively on elder abuse cases. He has recovered millions of dollars for clients and garnered selection for Best Lawyers in America® 2016.