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Many Cases of Elder Abuse are Still Not Being Reported

Two government studies, published by the Office of Inspector General of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services confirm that many elder abuse cases go unreported. Although required by law, “many cases of abuse or neglect severe enough to require medical attention” are not being reported to enforcement agencies.(NPR.com) Please click here to listen to the entire broadcast from NPR.

CONTACT DAVID L. HOOD IF YOU SUSPECT YOUR ELDERLY LOVED ONE IS BEING ABUSED

If your elderly loved one lives in a nursing home and you suspect abuse, or if you suspect abuse by another caregiver, please schedule a free consultation with attorney David L. Hood by calling (843) 491-6025 or filling out our brief online contact form

We know how difficult it can be to deal with elder abuse and the untold pain and suffering it causes. At the Law Offices of David L. Hood, we work hard to protect your rights and make things simple for you and your family. After a free case evaluation, attorney David L. Hood, co-counsel, and our team of experts will vigorously pursue your case to get you the best result we can achieve. Let us put years of experience to work for you!

*Clients are not liable for any expenses unless there is a recovery in their case; however, if there is a recovery in their case, clients will be liable for expenses. Attorney’s fees are based on a percentage of the recovery, which will be computed before deducting expenses.