Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer

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Nursing home abuse is an abhorrent injustice. Cochran Douglas takes great pride in holding responsible parties accountable for suffering they have caused the elderly in assisted living facilities. Our nursing home abuse lawyers are here to collect the restitution you and your loved one deserve.

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1 00:00:03.343 --> 00:00:06.657 So the kinds of cases that we often get in nursing homes 2 00:00:06.800 --> 00:00:08.942 involve the standard of care. 3 00:00:09.529 --> 00:00:12.642 Are people getting adequate medical care? 4 00:00:12.643 --> 00:00:15.129 Are they getting adequate assistance? 5 00:00:15.200 --> 00:00:19.286 Are folks making sure that residents are not falling? 6 00:00:19.371 --> 00:00:22.299 And so those are issues where we've had experience 7 00:00:22.300 --> 00:00:25.013 looking at what's supposed to happen, 8 00:00:25.014 --> 00:00:28.471 what kind of care should the resident be getting, 9 00:00:28.514 --> 00:00:30.813 versus what they actually get. 10 00:00:30.814 --> 00:00:36.485 And those range from falls to pressure ulcers 11 00:00:36.486 --> 00:00:41.514 all the way up to sexual abuse of the most vulnerable people. 12 00:00:41.629 --> 00:00:46.742 The most important reason to have a lawyer oftentimes 13 00:00:46.743 --> 00:00:50.486 is to actually find out what the facts really are. 14 00:00:50.729 --> 00:00:54.156 Oftentimes you've got an individual who's being cared for 15 00:00:54.157 --> 00:00:56.200 and the system has failed. 16 00:00:56.357 --> 00:01:00.056 And so actually getting answers takes a lawyer 17 00:01:00.057 --> 00:01:03.199 to actually initiate a legal action 18 00:01:03.200 --> 00:01:07.157 in order to get access to the most vital information. 19 00:01:07.343 --> 00:01:13.757 Anyone who has concerns about a loved one who's in a nursing home 20 00:01:13.843 --> 00:01:16.429 or in an assisted living facility, 21 00:01:16.757 --> 00:01:21.143 and they know that there's been some sort of injury that has happened, 22 00:01:21.144 --> 00:01:23.214 should contact Cochran Douglas. 23 00:01:23.215 --> 00:01:26.042 We've got experience with these kinds of cases, 24 00:01:26.043 --> 00:01:29.214 and we're willing to talk through the facts and see, 25 00:01:29.215 --> 00:01:35.057 as much as we can, what happened and whether something wrongful occurred.

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Cochran Douglas PERSONAL INJURY ATTORNEYS

Our personal injury attorneys have collected numerous honors and belong to noted professional organizations, ensuring they stay current with the ever-changing legal landscape. Among our honors and professional affiliations:

  • WSAJ: Washington State Association for Justice
  • WSBA: Washington State Bar Association
  • KCBA: King County Bar Association
  • TPCBA: Tacoma Pierce County Bar Association
  • Super Lawyers
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum

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