Long Island Expert
Nursing Home Elder
Abuse & Neglect
Lawyers - No Win No
Have you or a loved one been hurt by the negligence of an elder
care staff member or healthcare professional? If so, you need to
contact these experienced nursing home abuse lawyers.
The NYC firm has announced
an updated range of assistance
for clients in Long Island and
You, like many, may be concerned about the upsetting statistics surrounding elder abuse, which
show an increase in cases over the last few decades. As such, services like those recently updated
by Silberstein, Awad & Miklos, P.C. are vital for those who have been abused or neglected.
The CDC (Centre for Disease Control and
Prevention) found that the rate of assaults
against men aged 60 or older increased by 75%
from 2002 to 2016. There was an over 35%
increase in the number of physical assaults
against older women in the same timeframe.
If you are uncertain as to whether this applies to your situation, physical force
that results in physical injury, impairment, or pain is considered physical
abuse, whether it be in a nursing home, hospital, prison, or anywhere else.
A 2020 study from the WHO (World
Health Organization) found that
over 64% of nursing home staff
members admitted to committing
some form of abuse or neglect.
Nursing homes are accountable for the safety and well-being of their
residents and there are many state and federal rules that these facilities must
follow in order to maintain a state license.
If you need further clarity, Silberstein,
Awad & Miklos, P.C. can help you to
understand these regulations and
find out if rules are being violated.
This update is in line with the firm's commitment to providing
compassionate and efficient nursing home abuse and neglect law
services for clients throughout Long Island and surrounding areas.
Silberstein, Awad & Miklos, P.C. has
achieved numerous million and
multimillion-dollar verdicts and
settlements, and is known for taking on
and winning cases that other firms
The firm has dev