Nursing Home Wrongful Death Lawyers

Sometimes severe cases of abuse or neglect in Maryland nursing homes, and assisted living facility or developmentally disabled group homes can result in wrongful death. Accidental  death due to nursing home abuse or neglect can be caused by a number of factors or circumstances. If you have suffered the loss of a loved one in a Maryland nursing home due to abuse or neglect you and/or your loved one’s estate may be entitled to damages, benefits and compensation. It is in your best interest to speak with a Maryland nursing home wrongful death attorney regarding your rights.

Contact our Maryland nursing home wrongful death attorneys to discuss your rights as your loved ones injuries may entitle you to benefits and compensation. With many years experience handling nursing home injury claims throughout our accident lawyers have a long standing history of securing our clients very favorable settlements and verdicts for their pain, suffering, injuries and losses.

Causes Of Wrongful Death In Maryland Nursing Homes

Wrongful death, also known as accidental death, can be caused by a number of factors in nursing homes and assisted living homes. Common causes are:

Bedsores (also known as pressure sores or decubitus ulcers)

Dehydration

Malnutrition

Infections

Abuse

Assault/Sexual Assault

Choking/Asphyxiation

Wandering/Elopement

Falls

Medication Errors

Determining the cause of death of a loved one often times requires investigating the circumstances surrounding the death. This involves working with a skilled nursing home injury attorney who works closely with a network of subject matter experts involving wrongful death.

Call A Maryland Nursing Home Wrongful Death Attorney

Many times accidental death at a nursing home can be prevented provided an adequate standard of care was adhered to. In the event of a loved one residing in a Maryland nursing home the death certificate may not indicate the true cause of death. If the death was due to nursing home malpractice you will need the help of a skilled and experienced Maryland Nursing Home Wrongful Death Lawyer to determine this and get you, and your family, the benefits and compensation you deserve.

Contact our Maryland nursing home accidental death office to day to arrange a free consultation.