Compassionate Guidance When Your Loved One Is At Risk
When a nursing home fails to properly care for your loved one, it makes sense to talk with a skilled attorney about possible legal action. The attorneys at Hicks & Funfsinn, PLLC, have over two decades of combined experience in assisting individuals and families across Kentucky. We understand the emotions involved when your loved one suffers neglect or mistreatment. We will investigate your case to determine the harm your loved one suffered and who can be held accountable.
Injuries Suffered Due To Negligence By Caregivers
Nursing home negligence can be detected from a wide array of signs and symptoms, including:
- Bedsores or decubitus ulcers
- Unexplained or sudden injuries, slip and falls or infections
- Elopement or wandering
- Lack of sanitary conditions or cleanliness
- Lack of food, water or proper nutrition
- Errors in distributing medication
- Unexpected death due to unnatural causes
If you discover that your loved one suffered neglect or mistreatment that resulted in a serious injury or even death at a nursing home, you have options.
Representation For Victims Of Negligence Or Recklessness
Our lawyers will investigate your case to determine what caused the injuries or conditions your loved one suffered. Many factors can contribute, including understaffing, improper or lack of sufficient training, lack of resources and more. We will identify such factors and use them to our advantage in pursuing compensation for you.
The compensation available will, of course, depends on your unique situation. But if your loved one died due to negligence, you may have additional damages to collect. We will represent you throughout each stage of the legal process, advocating for your rights and pursuing full and fair compensation for the injuries to your family members.
Speak With An Experienced Lawyer
If you suspect your elderly parent or loved one is suffering negligence at their care facility, do not wait to act. Schedule a free initial consultation with the attorneys at Hicks & Funfsinn, PLLC, in Lexington to learn how we can assist. Call us at 859-286-7840 or send us an email.