Bedsores (also commonly referred to as pressure sores or decubitus ulcers) are often preventable if the nursing homes and rehabilitation centers provide proper medical and nutritional care. When bedsores do occur, it is often due to a combination of factors: failure to turn and position a bedridden resident, malnutrition and dehydration, and/or leaving the resident lying in soiled clothing or bedsheets.
The Manton Law Firm, LLC is an experienced personal injury firm that has helped many clients obtain compensation when they or loved ones have suffered preventable bedsores, pressure sores or decubitus ulcers. We select cases and clients carefully to ensure that each client receives the personal attention necessary to help them achieve justice and "right the wrongs" that have occurred.
If your loved one died prematurely in a nursing home as a result of bedsores, pressure sores, or decubitus ulcers, some of the questions that we will ask may include the following:
A compelling motivator for many clients of The Manton Law Firm, LLC is a strong desire to prevent future similar injuries and wrongful death of other residents. For our Cumming personal injury attorney, a successful outcome in a case does not just involve monetary compensation for the family of the injured nursing home resident. We also work hard to make sure the nursing home makes a firm commitment to enact the remedial actions necessary to protect others from any similar outcomes in the future.
Schedule a consultation with an experienced nursing home neglect lawyer by contacting The Manton Law Firm, LLC today.