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How Much Does It Cost to Hire a Nursing Home Abuse Attorney in Florida?

How Much Does It Cost to Hire a Nursing Home Abuse Attorney in Florida?

If your loved one was neglected or abused at a long-term care facility, your family deserves justice. While bringing a claim against the nursing home ...

Deadlines for Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Lawsuits in Florida

Deadlines for Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect Lawsuits in Florida

If you suspect your loved one is being abused or neglected by nursing home staff, call an attorney as soon as possible. Commencing the investigation r...

Can You Sue for Sudden Death in a Nursing Home?

Can You Sue for Sudden Death in a Nursing Home?

The average life expectancy for men who were born in the United States in 2019 is 76. For women, it’s 81. As such, it’s not all that surprising wh...

What Constitutes Nursing Home Negligence in Florida?

What Constitutes Nursing Home Negligence in Florida?

Due to the wear of a long life, it’s not uncommon for seniors to experience a gradual decline in health after moving into a nursing home. However, i...

3 FAQs About Nursing Home Femur and Hip Fracture Claims

3 FAQs About Nursing Home Femur and Hip Fracture Claims

Falls are the leading cause of injury among senior citizens. While such injuries can range in severity, many of them have the potential to cause life-...

Will My Nursing Home Abuse Case Go to Trial?

Will My Nursing Home Abuse Case Go to Trial?

If your loved one was neglected or abused by nursing home staff and you intend to file a claim, you may be wondering whether you will have to go to tr...

4 Steps to Take If You Suspect Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect

4 Steps to Take If You Suspect Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect

If you recognize any signs of abuse or neglect when visiting a relative who resides in a nursing home, it’s important to act fast. Depending on the ...

Can You Sue a Nursing Home for Bedsores?

Can You Sue a Nursing Home for Bedsores?

Moving an elderly loved one into a nursing home can be a difficult transition for the entire family. It’s not easy to trust someone else to care for...

How Common Are Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect? 

How Common Are Nursing Home Abuse & Neglect? 

When our loved ones enter a nursing home, we expect their caregivers to provide quality treatment and necessary services in a safe and comfortable env...

Elements to Prove in a Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect Claim

Elements to Prove in a Nursing Home Abuse or Neglect Claim

Every nursing home abuse claim is unique, but in all such cases, three elements must be proven in order to recover compensation: liability, causation,...

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