Ft. Lauderdale Nursing Home Abuse Attorneys
Experienced. Knowledgeable. Compassionate. And Local.
Our Fort Lauderdale nursing home abuse attorneys are known statewide for their experience with nursing home negligence. Nursing home abuse and neglect cases are the focus of our law firm. From our Broward County office, we proudly advocate for Florida’s most vulnerable nursing home residents. Our Ft. Lauderdale lawyers have pursued nursing home abuse claims from the panhandle of Florida down to the Keys. If you think you might have an injury claim against a Broward County nursing home facility, luckily, we are located in your backyard. Whether it is in the courtroom, lobbying our legislature in Tallahassee, or through educating other lawyers about nursing home abuse litigation, our priority is always the same: protecting patients in nursing homes. Centrally located on the corner of Pine Island Road and Broward Boulevard, our Fort Lauderdale nursing home neglect lawyers are ready and willing to help you achieve justice for your wrongfully injured family member. Speak with our lawyers today in a free case consultation but calling our Broward County office at 754-312-7202.
Common Fort Lauderdale Nursing Home Abuse Injuries
- Wrongful death
- ‘Unexplainable’ broken bones and bruises
- Weight loss
- Patient falls
- Incorrect medication administration
- Pressure Ulcers
About our Ft. Lauderdale Nursing Home Abuse Law Firm
Fort Lauderdale represents fun, sun and sand. It is a wonderful place to live, especially for Ft. Lauderdale’s aging senior population. However, not all Fort Lauderdale nursing homes provide the level of care necessary to meet the needs of their residents. This is why Senior Justice Law Firm pursues so many Broward County nursing home abuse cases. In fact, most of our cases are referred to us by other lawyers. We take much self-satisfaction in this honor, because it means that other Fort Lauderdale injury attorneys trust our law firm to handle their nursing home injury cases for their clients.
Why Senior Justice Over Another Ft. Lauderdale Injury Law Firm?
Senior Justice Law Firm focuses its caseload on claims involving elder abuse and nursing home neglect. You won’t see our lawyers doing 20 different kinds of injury cases. The majority of our cases involve nursing home abuse and we are one of the few firms in Florida to hold that distinction. Our law firm also prides itself on providing the personalized attention your case deserves. Unlike many South Florida injury firms, we are not a ‘mill’ churning car crash cases at a high volume. Our Ft. Lauderdale nursing home lawyers picked the nursing home sub-specialty because they are passionate about stopping elder abuse. Contact us now and tell us your story. We have handled thousands of nursing home injury claims in the past, and we are happy to let our experience guide you in the decisions you and your family make. Let our Ft. Lauderdale nursing home abuse attorneys accomplish justice for you or your loved one.
A History of Excellence in Fort Lauderdale Nursing Home Abuse Lawsuits
Our senior trial attorney has litigated nursing home abuse claims in Fort Lauderdale and the South Florida area since 1972. We know the area, we know the facilities and we are aware of the facility corporate ownership. Allow our Fort Lauderdale nursing home negligence attorneys pursue the damages that Chapter 400 of the Florida Statutes allows.
Frequently Asked Questions to our Fort Lauderdale Nursing Home Abuse Attorneys
- What is ‘Abuse’?
A knowing or intentional act by a caregiver that causes harm.
- What is ‘Neglect’?
Fort Lauderdale nursing home neglect is when a caregiver fails to meet the needs of the facility resident.
- How do I know if my loved one was neglected?
Nursing home neglect can be defined as a caregiver failing to provide something to the patient that he/she needs to maintain their health, safety or dignity.
- Who should be sued for nursing home neglect in Fort Lauderdale?
If the facility was negligent, the nursing home licensee can be held accountable for nursing home abuse. Also, depending on their involvement, corporate owners can be held responsible for the nursing home injuries.
- How can I transfer my loved one into a new Fort Lauderdale nursing home?
Chapter 400 of the Florida Statutes ensures that every resident has a right to be moved to a new facility if they’d like. The Fort Lauderdale area is home to more than 50 nursing homes. Determine which facilities can meet your loved one’s needs and then interview each location like you are looking for a job.
- Can you explain the process in bringing a Fort Lauderdale nursing home negligence lawsuit?
If the nursing home injury took place in Ft. Lauderdale, the claim would be governed by Chapter 400, which is Florida’s nursing home statute section. For an in-depth discussion on Florida nursing home abuse claims, the controlling law and the process involved, please click here.
- It is difficult for me to come to your Fort Lauderdale office. Can you come to my home to meet me?
We understand that following a nursing home injury, transportation can be difficult. Our Ft. Lauderdale nursing home negligence lawyers are happy to set up a convenient time and a place to meet, to go over your options.
- What is a bedsore?
A bedsore, also called a decubitus ulcer, is preventable skin breakdown. Bedsores typically appear on the patient’s backside and heels and can be a sign of nursing home neglect.
- Are falls preventable?
Some falls can be prevented; others cannot. In order to determine if your specific fall constitutes nursing home negligence, speak with our Ft. Lauderdale nursing home lawyers today.
Where is Your Fort Lauderdale Nursing Home Abuse Law Firm?
Fort Lauderdale is the largest city in Broward County. However, many of Fort Lauderdale’s seniors live in the surrounding suburbs of Ft. Lauderdale. For easy access, we did not place our office in Fort Lauderdale’s crowded downtown area. Instead, our Broward law firm is conveniently located off I-595 in Plantation, with ample parking and a lot less traffic.
The physical address is 111 N. Pine Island Road Suite 210, Plantation, FL 33324, and our phone number is 754-312-7202.
List of Broward County Nursing Homes
The following are Fort Lauderdale area nursing homes:
|8401 W CYPRESS DR||PEMBROKE PINES|
|1330 S ANDREWS AVE||FORT LAUDERDALE|
|200 SE 19TH AVENUE||POMPANO BEACH|
|2701 N COURSE DR||POMPANO BEACH|
|9211 W BROWARD BLVD||PLANTATION|
|440 PHIPPEN WAITERS ROAD||DANIA BEACH|
|401 EAST SAMPLE ROAD||POMPANO BEACH|
|3001 DEER CREEK COUNTRY CLUB||DEERFIELD BEACH|
|2000 EAST COMMERCIAL BLVD||FORT LAUDERDALE|
|15955 BASS CREEK ROAD||MIRAMAR|
|600 NORTH 17TH AVE||HOLLYWOOD|
|1615 MIAMI RD||FT LAUDERDALE|
|2599 NW 55TH AVE||LAUDERHILL|
|5901 NW 79TH AVENUE||TAMARAC|
|4200 WASHINGTON ST||HOLLYWOOD|
|700 SW 4TH STREET||POMPANO BEACH|
|4300 ROCK ISLAND ROAD||LAUDERHILL|
|2121 E COMMERCIAL BLVD||FORT LAUDERDALE|
|1701 NE 26TH ST||WILTON MANORS|
|6931 W SUNRISE BLVD||PLANTATION|
|5951 COLONIAL DRIVE||MARGATE|
|777 SOUTH DOUGLAS ROAD||PEMBROKE PINES|
|3370 NW 47TH TERRACE||LAUDERDALE LAKES|
|8500 ROYAL PALM BLVD||CORAL SPRINGS|
|4250 NW 5TH ST||PLANTATION|
|51 W SAMPLE ROAD||POMPANO BEACH|
|9711 W OAKLAND PARK BLVD||SUNRISE|
|1200 N 35TH AVE||HOLLYWOOD|
|2401 NE 2ND STREET||POMPANO BEACH|
|4125 WEST SAMPLE RD||COCONUT CREEK|
|4251 SPRINGTREE DRIVE||SUNRISE|
|3075 NW 35TH AVE||LAUDERDALE LAKES|
|4800 N NOB HILL RD||SUNRISE|
|7901 NW 88TH AVENUE||TAMARAC|
|7751 W BROWARD BLVD||PLANTATION|
|2675 N ANDREWS AVE||WILTON MANORS|
Fort Lauderdale Nursing Home Negligence Lawsuit
Let our Ft. Lauderdale nursing home negligence attorneys help answer your questions. When you call with questions, you always receive a no obligation, totally free case consultation. Call our Fort Lauderdale nursing home neglect law firm today at 754-312-7202 or fill out the free case evaluator.