The Tampa nursing home abuse lawyers at Jack Bernstein, Injury Attorneys, represent nursing home residents and families who have suffered injuries, neglect, pain and suffering. Proper care for someone in a care facility is essential, and you deserve justice.
When a family member is hurt because of poor care or intentional harm, you need aggressive legal representation and compassionate, professional legal counsel. While nothing can undo what happened, we can help you fight back and hold the responsible party accountable.
Contact our nursing home neglect lawyers today for a free consultation about your claim.
When care falls below a reasonable standard, it could lead to injuries, pain, and emotional suffering for residents of an assisting living facility or home. Nursing home staff members have a duty to residents to provide a safe environment and necessary medical care. If they fail to do this, victims may have an abuse case.
There are many causes of personal injury in a nursing facility, including:
It may not always be immediately obvious what caused an injury. Our nursing home abuse and neglect lawyers identify the underlying causes and how the actions of others may have harmed your loved one.
A legal claim is a way to hold others responsible when you or a loved one is victimized by inadequate care. Your loved one lives in a care facility to get the help and support they need. When they are injured because of abuse or neglect, it is a betrayal of duty and trust. Your family member may be eligible to receive financial compensation.
Jack Bernstein, Injury Attorneys, is a fully-resourced law firm with over three decades of experience handling nursing home abuse or neglect cases. We ensure victims and their families get the maximum settlement for their claims. Contact our personal injury team today for a consultation from our understanding and professional team.
When you or a loved one is injured because of nursing home abuse and neglect, the victim suffers in many ways. The compensation that you receive should reflect these losses. You may be able to recover:
The victim’s emotional and mental pain can be part of the claim and is often one of the most significant ways a victim suffers.
There are many steps to valuing and claiming your compensation. Our attorneys have the training and experience to fully identify what you deserve. Then, we take the legal steps to pursue fair compensation that recognizes all of the ways you or your loved one suffered because of poor care in the nursing home.
Injuries from elder abuse and neglect can appear in many ways. A victim may suffer from any of the following injuries:
In addition to physical injuries, nursing home maltreatment also causes devastating mental and emotional scars. Psychological effects may include:
The mental and physical effects of nursing home abuse can be devastating. Our attorneys for nursing home abuse and neglect ensure that your claim is complete, including both physical and mental damages in the lawsuit.
An assisted living facility or home exists for the safety and comfort of the residents. The facility owners and operators have a high duty of care to ensure that residents are safe and cared for. If they fail to provide reasonable care under the circumstances, they are legally liable if a victim suffers harm.
In Florida, care standards come from a variety of sources:
Our nursing home attorneys in Tampa, Florida, ensure that your rights are protected under state and federal laws. When you’re entitled to compensation, we will fight for justice.
If a loved one has passed away because of abuse or neglect in a nursing care facility, we invite you to talk to our attorneys about pursuing a wrongful death claim. Let us review the medical information and the actions of the facility. Our legal team can investigate what occurred and help you seek justice for your loved one.
When you work with our Tampa nursing home abuse attorneys, you can expect thorough, aggressive, and skilled representation until the job is done. We’re here to fight for you.
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In addition to earning his law degree from the University of Miami, our founder, Jack G. Bernstein, also earned an accounting degree. His formal training gives him the background to value your claim thoroughly and provide the evidence needed to prove its true value. When your claim is complete, our attorneys can fight for the compensation that you deserve.
Our nursing home lawyers are taking new cases in the Tampa Bay area. Consultations are always free, and we are committed to representing our clients with no fees unless you win. We are here to help. Call us now to learn how we can seek justice for you or your loved one.