Ohio Nursing Home Abuse / Negligence & Elder Abuse Law
Ohio Nursing Home Abuse Lawyers
No one ever expects a loved one to become a victim of nursing home abuse. Yet nursing home abuse and negligence is a fact of life, even in Dayton. While victims of nursing home abuse and neglect often suffer life-threatening, painful injuries, it is the loss of dignity victims must endure that makes this crime all the more devastating. While many laws and regulations exist in Ohio to protect Dayton’s nursing home population, a shocking number of facilities still fail to provide their residents with the safe and nurturing environment they deserve. The Dayton nursing home abuse lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC have seen first-hand the misery substandard facilities and uncaring staff inflict on our community’s most vulnerable citizens. That’s why our Dayton nursing home abuse attorneys fight so hard for their clients and their families.
For over 20 years, the nursing home abuse lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC have worked to protect the rights of helpless victims in Dayton and throughout Ohio. When you choose to retain one of our experienced and aggressive Dayton nursing home abuse attorneys, you can rest assured that you will have a tough advocate on your side who you can trust to fight on your loved one’s behalf in and out of the courtroom. To speak with one of our experienced nursing home abuse and neglect attorneys about the legal options open to you, we urge you to contact the Dayton office of Wright & Schulte LLC today.
Dayton Nursing Home Abuse Lawsuits
By some estimates, some 1 to 2 million Americans over 65 have been abused, neglected or mistreated by their primary caregiver. Much of this abuse and neglect occurs in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Nursing home abuse can take the form of physical abuse (hitting, slapping, restraining, etc.), sexual abuse, emotional abuse (bullying, taunting, insulting), financial malfeasance, or any type of physical or medical negligence. Families who believe their loved one has been abused in a Dayton nursing home need to contact the appropriate authorities immediately to ensure their family members’ safety. Then, they should contact a the compassionate and experienced nursing home abuse lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC to ensure their loved one’s legal rights are protected, and they are compensated for their pain and suffering.
At Wright & Schulte LLC, our nursing home abuse lawyers pride themselves on aggressively pursuing and holding responsible those facilities and individuals that have caused our clients harm. We have helped hundreds of people throughout Dayton who have been victimized by negligent nursing homes in cases involving:
- Assault and Abuse
- Malnutrition and Dehydration
- Restraint Injuries
- Prescription Errors
- Inadequate Staffing
- Failure to Perform Background Checks
- Sexual Assault
- Inadequate Security
- Medical Mistakes
- Theft and Fraud
- Wrong Diagnosis/Failure to Diagnose
- Wrongful Death
Our nursing home abuse attorneys will thoroughly investigate your loved one’s case, ensuring that evidence is preserved and all injuries are documented. Our legal team will work with experienced clinicians to thoroughly review medical records to determine how your loved one was injured, and by whom. Because nursing homes and their insurers know Wright & Schulte LLC has a reputation for being a fierce advocate for abuse victims, our attorneys will be able to negotiate on your loved one’s behalf from a position of strength. They may even be able to reach a settlement of your nursing home abuse lawsuit without ever walking into a courtroom. Should a trial be necessary however, you can be assured our nursing home abuse lawyers will be ready to present a compelling case to a jury to see to it your loved one receives all of the compensation they deserve.
Legal Help for Dayton Nursing Home Abuse Victims
If someone you loved was the victim of nursing home abuse or neglect, there is help available. The compassionate and aggressive Dayton nursing home lawyers at Wright & Schulte LLC are ready to be their voice during this difficult time. It costs nothing to talk to one of our nursing home abuse and neglect lawyers, and you’ll be under no obligation. Simply fill out our online form, or call 937-435-9999 to schedule your free initial consultation today.