As the leading Nursing Home Injury Attorney West Palm Beach we are often asked questions by people who have been the victim of a nursing home injury. There are a lot of unknowns about the process of taking action against a nursing home and it can look daunting from the outside. One of the questions were are asked the most is-
What happens when I take my case to court?
It can be a real worry that you or a loved one will have to sit in court and be cross-examined and has been known to pout people off from reporting an injury or taking any action. The fact is that the person whose abuse or neglect caused that injury may be in court at the same time – and makes this prospect even more frightening.
But as the top Nursing Home Injury Attorney West Palm Beach we are here to reassure you that taking action does not have to be a frightening experience at all. Firstly not all cases go to court. Many of our clients are looking to secure their safety or the safety of a loved one as their main priority so we are able to secure their move to another nursing home or facility.
Then many nursing homes decide to settle out of court, especially when they see the evidence that we have gathered on your behalf. It isn’t always the case that a claim against a nursing home ends up in a court, so you or your loved one may not have to go through the potentially distressing experience of giving evidence or being questioned.
If the case does go to court then we are here to help. We provide full support through the process so you never have to be alone. We walk with you every step of the way so that you know what to expect. We provide expert advice so that you can see the process through from start to finish with the minimum of fuss and distress. We can arrange to have statements read out in court and save the hassle of being put on the stand in certain cases. Ask us about how we work and you will see how we can help to take the stress out of the situation.
Once of the benefits of reporting abuse, neglect or injury in a nursing home is the fact that we are protecting more people in the future. Every time a nursing home is reported then this sends out a message to others that low standards of care will not be accepted. They will not get away with injuring the people in their care.
As the number on Nursing Home Injury Attorney West Palm Beach we are here to help. If you have any questions or concerns about an injury that may have been sustained in a nursing home then get in touch. We have the knowledge and experience to talk you through the situation. We are always here to listen to your concerns.