Nursing home abuse can as physically harmful as it may be psychologically damaging. While this abuse can come at the hands of nursing home staff and caregivers, it may also result from other residents or guests, especially when homes are understaffed, when staff are inexperienced, etc.

To shed some more light on the scope and nature of this problem, below we have shared an infographic, featuring some of the latest facts and statistics regarding nursing home abuse in the U.S.

We encourage you to share this infographic to get the word out about nursing home abuse and help protect aging loved ones. If, however, you currently need help pursuing justice and recovery following an incident of nursing home abuse or neglect, don’t hesitate to contact a Columbia SC personal injury lawyer at Chappell Smith & Arden, P.A. Attorneys at Law.

The Prevalence of Nursing Home Abuse in the U.S.

Contact a Columbia SC Personal Injury Lawyer at Chappell Smith & Arden, P.A. Attorneys at Law

If you or someone you love has been the victim of nursing home abuse or neglect, contact a Columbia SC personal injury lawyer at Chappell Smith & Arden, P.A. for clear answers about your rights and options for proceeding, as well as effective legal advocacy moving forward.

Call our firm at 866-881-8623 or email us via the contact form on this page to set up a free, no obligations initial consult with one of our lawyers. During this meeting, you can find out more about your rights, as well as how we can help you.

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