Champaign Nursing Home Sexual Abuse Lawyer
While most nursing homes are safe havens where your elderly loved ones can live out their twilight years in peace and comfort, the negligence of the nursing home staff can sometimes allow serious problems of abuse to occur. Older residents who are too weak to resist and may be unable to speak in their own defense are especially vulnerable to abuse from sexual predators.
The Champaign nursing home sexual abuse lawyers of Spiros Law, P.C. are dedicated to defending the dignity of those who are unable to defend themselves and will work tirelessly to obtain compensation for victims of these egregious acts. Contact us at (217) 328-2828 today to speak with a compassionate and capable lawyer.
Without proper hiring procedures, security measures, and vigilance in observation, a nursing home can become a place where your loved ones are at a heightened risk of sexual abuse. There are various groups of people who may attempt to take advantage of your loved ones, including the following:
- Nursing home staff
- Other residents
Family members, such as a spouse who wishes to continue a sexual relationship with their partner who is no longer mentally capable of giving consent.
As the caregivers for their residents, it is the responsibility of the nursing home to ensure that these violations are not allowed to pass.
If a loved one whom you have entrusted to the care of nursing home has become a victim of sexual abuse, prompt and forceful legal action may be necessary. Contact the experienced Champaign nursing home sexual abuse lawyers of Spiros Law, P.C., by calling (217) 328-2828 to learn more about your legal rights.