Sexual Nursing Home Abuse - Alabama Attorney Standing Up For Victims
You have rights. Our Alabama sexual nursing home abuse lawyer can fight for them
Among the different types of nursing home abuse cases we handle at Shuttlesworth Law Firm, P.C., sexual abuse cases involving nursing home patients are among the most disturbing ones. When patients are sexually abused, the consequences can be devastating.
Hold nursing homes accountable for such criminal activity. Contact us today. We can vigorously investigate your case and make sure the nursing home and the person responsible for such a crime is punished to the fullest extent. We will not rest until justice is served.
What should I do if I suspect sexual abuse occurred in a nursing home?
Knowing what to do if you suspect nursing home abuse of this nature can be very overwhelming. We understand your confusion. That's why we want to help. As your nursing home abuse lawyer, we strongly recommend you take the following steps:
- Contact the police
- Notify the nursing home of your concerns
- Demand a medical examination of your loved one
- Request having your loved one moved to a different facility temporarily
- Contact us
If you are retained by our firm, we can help you every step of the way. We know what evidence to look for and we know how to build strong legal cases, one person at a time.
Sexual abuse may include:
- Sexual assault
- Sexual battery
A sexual abuse case can be complex. The victim who is a resident of the nursing home may lack the mental capacity to identify the abuser, or speak even about the abuse.
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