Accused of mistreating a resident? Protect your good name with help from a nursing home abuse attorney in Chino CA.
As of 2010, there were 5.8 million Americans over 85. By 2050, this is projected to increase to 19 million. This increase in elders needing nursing home care will put more stress on already understaffed facilities, and more accusations of elder abuse may result.
As a nursing home worker, you may face allegations of abuse in your career and some may even proceed to court. You will have the best possible chance of keeping unfounded allegations from ruining your reputation and destroying your livelihood if you get expert representation from Chambers Law Firm, an experienced nursing home abuse attorney in Chino CA.
Expert Defense for All Types of Abuse Charges
Any deliberate action that directly causes harm or increases the risk of harm to a nursing home resident could form the basis for a nursing home abuse change. The specific kinds of abuse that may be charged include:
- Physical abuse
- Neglect and endangerment
- Emotional and psychological abuse
- Sexual abuse
Over the course of his many years of experience as a nursing home abuse attorney in Chino CA, Dan has seen many cases involving these different kinds of abuse and he understands the different strategies that can apply to each one. You can rest assured he will explore every possible avenue for your defense. Having worked for many years as a prosecutor, Dan understands how prosecutors build their cases and he will be able to pinpoint the key evidence and arguments that need to be challenged to resolve your case favorably.
Accident or Abuse?
When nursing home residents cannot speak for themselves due to physical or mental problems, there arises a very real possibility for well-meaning family members to suspect abuse where there is none. For example, perhaps a resident has a bruise on their face. Family might suspect a caregiver of causing the injury, but it could in reality have been caused by a fall. It is very important to have an experienced nursing home abuse attorney in Chino CA on your side in such a situation, because they will have contacts with medical experts who can analyze the evidence in the case and testify as to the nature of the injury-be it deliberate or accidental.
Schedule a Free Consultation with a Nursing Home Abuse Attorney in Chino CA
Whether charges have been filed or you have just been accused of abuse, a nursing home abuse attorney in Chino CA can help protect your rights and interests. All you have to do to get a free initial consultation with Dan E. Chambers is call 714-760-4088. He will help you understand the charges against you and provide an overview of your options for resolving the case.