Nursing Home Abuse
Leaving a loved one in the care of another person or a professional can be a very difficult decision to make. You trust that his or her needs will be put first and that injuries and illnesses will effectively be avoided. When another person’s negligence has caused you or a family member to be injured, it is important to seek advice from an experienced legal professional to learn about your options.
Since 1969, the lawyers at Summers, Rufolo & Rodgers have been representing individuals in personal injury claims, medical malpractice claims and other legal areas. Our firm comprises a team of five experienced trial lawyers who are committed to offering clients straightforward legal advice. We will tailor our legal services to meet your individual needs.
Learn about your legal options — call 423-933-2738 for a free consultation.
Experienced Attorneys Advocating for Nursing Home Abuse Victims
The lawyers at our firm represent individuals in nursing home falls, illnesses and other situations involving:
- Dehydration or bedsores
- Injuries from elderly persons wandering off
- Medication errors
- Wrongful death
There are strict guidelines and procedures that nursing home staff must follow. Injuries can occur when a caretaker does not follow guidelines, workers are not properly trained or when a nursing home or care facility is understaffed. Our attorneys will carefully review the details around the incident and can easily determine what type of negligent behavior contributed to the cause of the injury.
Contact Our Chattanooga Elder Abuse Lawyers
We welcome the opportunity to speak to you about your legal situation. To schedule a free confidential consultation, contact our attorneys at 423-933-2738. We are located in Chattanooga, and we represent people throughout Tennessee.