Fullerton Nursing Home Physical Abuse Attorney

The physical abuse of elderly nursing home residents by facility employees is abhorrent. At Siegel Law, we fight to the rights of those who cannot fight for themselves. If you suspect your loved one has been abused in a nursing home or assisted living facility, seek legal assistance. Our Fullerton nursing home physical abuse attorneys will investigate what happened and secure the compensation necessary. Contact us today to learn more about your rights during a free consultation.

Let Siegel Law Help You Today

You need a law firm that focuses solely on this type of abuse. At Siegel Law, you can count on a team dedicated to protecting the elderly in nursing homes.

  • Our qualified and experienced attorneys have extensive experience litigating cases involving elder abuse and neglect. We know how to win these cases and have secured millions of dollars for clients.
  • Our Fullerton nursing home physical abuse attorneys handle all cases personally and compassionately. You will have access to your lawyer, not a paralegal or junior associate.
  • We take these cases on a contingency fee basis, meaning you will not pay any legal fees until we recover the compensation you deserve.

What Will An Attorney Do To Help?

Uncovering abuse of your elderly loved one can be shocking and emotional. You cannot handle this alone. Let an attorney with the resources and experience in these matters get to work immediately. A Fullerton nursing home physical abuse lawyer will do everything necessary to hold the abusers accountable for their actions. This includes:

  • Involving law enforcement to help with the investigation.
  • Obtaining all evidence of the abuse, including medical records, surveillance footage, eyewitness statements, and more.
  • Working with all parties involved to resolve the matter and secure the compensation your loved one deserves.

What Does Nursing Home Physical Abuse Look Like?

Physical abuse of the elderly takes many forms, and can include the following:

  • Striking or punching an elder
  • Using force or physical restraints to keep an elder in bed
  • Pushing an elder down
  • Throwing an object at an elder

This type of behavior is often covered up by abusive employees. Vigilant family and friends should always be on the lookout for signs that their loved one is being abused. This could include:

Unexplained bruises or cuts

  • Broken bones
  • Malnutrition or dehydration
  • Fear of a particular orderly or caretaker
  • Uncharacteristic mood swings or depression

Often, the person suffering from the abuse is unable to communicate what is happening to them. Nursing home employees may explain the signs of abuse as happening in “accidents.”

Elder Care Facilites in Fullerton

Nursing homes have a duty to care for those in their facilities. In Fullerton, there are several facilities that are responsible for the care of the elderly, including:

  • Terrace View Care Center
  • The Pavilion at Sunny Hills
  • Windsor Gardens Care Center of Fullerton
  • Gordon Lane Care Center
  • Greenfield Care Center of Fullerton, LLC
  • Park Vista at Morningside
  • St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center

Your Loved One Deserves Compensation

Nursing home physical abuse takes many forms, and physical abuse can leave lasting physical and psychological damage. If your loved one has been physically abused in a nursing home, let Siegel Law help you today. We will thoroughly investigate what happened and work to secure the compensation necessary to make this right:

  • Coverage for medical expenses related to the physical abuse
  • Pain and suffering and loss of enjoyment of life damages
  • Relocation expenses for a new facility transfer
  • Punitive damages against all abusers

When you need a Fullerton nursing home physical abuse attorney, call Siegel Law at (562) 645-4145 to discuss your senior’s legal rights and potential compensation. Our elder abuse lawyers in Fullerton want to help you fight for justice.

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If your elderly loved one is being abused or mistreated, learn how our attorney can help you. You can reach us by calling (562) 372-6904 or using the form below.

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