Elderly abuse and neglect rates are rising to nearly epidemic levels everywhere. Banville Law is determined to stamp out elderly abuse of all kinds. We either stop elderly abuse during this generation or risk becoming victims ourselves one day.
After decades of pursuing legal remedies for elderly across the state of New York, elderly abuse in nursing homes and elder care facilities has become more than a career choice — it’s is our mission. We’ve seen some of the worst physical and emotional abuse cases anyone could imagine. Harming the most vulnerable people of society in any way is bad enough, but these victims have their very humanity and dignity stripped away by the indifference of people in a position to help.
We’re out to stop this shameful behavior, and we need your help.
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In brief, here are the facts of the current situation:
There are plainly no financial incentives for the situation to change. Government citations and multi-million dollar lawsuit verdicts make little difference if the chances of being caught are only four percent. It’s cheaper for companies to continue their present level of care than to follow the rules of law or decency.
Until the public makes it clear that elder abuse in nursing homes and elder care facilities is unacceptable, the situation will only get worse. America’s population is aging, and by 2030 the elderly in New York State alone will rise by about 1 million people to a total of almost 4 million.
To reduce elder abuse in nursing homes and elder care facilities, the following has to happen:
When you suspect any abuse or neglect of an elderly person in a nursing home, contact our office for a free consultation and advice about what to do next. Our experienced attorneys will guide you and help secure the justice you deserve.
Together we can make a difference. Call us now.