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It is a tragic reality that nursing home abuse is a problem in the United States—and an all too common problem at that. Some studies suggest that nursing home neglect and abuse is woefully underreported. Our team at Handler Henning & Rosenberg, LLP offers representation for the victims of elder abuse in Lancaster, Pennsylvania. Contact our dedicated firm at (888) 498-3023 for a free case evaluation with our team. A Lancaster personal injury attorney can help you understand your options.

What Does Nursing Home Abuse Look Like?

Nursing home abuse can take many forms. Abuse can be physical, emotional / psychological, financial, or sexual in nature. Negligence is another leading cause of avoidable nursing home injuries. Nursing home patients should be treated with care and respect; their needs should be met, their dignity preserved, and their wishes heard and prioritized. While many nursing homes are staffed by caring professionals, unfortunately, this is not always the case. Abuse is against the law.

Speak with a nursing home abuse lawyer in Pennsylvania about achieving justice.

Who Are the Victims of Nursing Home Negligence / Abuse?

Any nursing home patient can be a victim of abuse. Studies have found that:

  • Over a period of two years, over 33% of nursing homes surveyed were cited for potential harmful violations
  • Over two years, almost 10% of nursing homes surveyed were guilty of violations that caused harm, injury, or possibility of fatality
  • 44% of nursing home residents surveyed reported that they were the victims of at least one occasion of abuse
  • 95% of nursing home residents surveyed reported seeing other residents neglected

There are anti-elder abuse laws in place in all 50 states to prevent personal injury and wrongful death. If you have a loved one in a nursing home, it’s important to know the signs of abuse. If you suspect that your loved one may be in a position where he / she could be the victim of abuse or negligence, take action. Report the situation to the appropriate authorities immediately, and get help for your loved one. Speak with an attorney from our firm in a free consultation for additional help and information.

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Contact Handler Henning & Rosenberg, LLP today. The sooner you receive help, the higher your chance of a fair outcome. Time lost is evidence lost. Let’s take action now to protect your loved one’s rights. Call Handler Henning & Rosenberg, LLP at (888) 498-3023 immediately to secure a free case evaluation with an elder rights attorney in Pennsylvania.

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Common Injuries:
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  • Spinal Cord Injuries

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  • Cuts & Bruises

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Damages You May Claim:
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  • Emotional Distress

  • Wrongful Death

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David H Rosenberg

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Managing Partner at Handler, Henning & Rosenberg LLP, David H Rosenberg is a dedicated legal professional who brings years of invaluable experience to our firm. He represents seriously injured individuals and their family members in personal injury and wrongful death cases. Meet David H Rosenberg
Matthew P. Rosenberg

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Matthew P. Rosenberg is a Partner at Handler, Henning & Rosenberg who contributes unrelenting passion for his clients and fearlessness when it comes to taking on big insurance companies and powerful employers. His primary areas of practice are motor vehicle accidents and wrongful death. Meet Matthew P. Rosenberg
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Partner

As a Partner at Handler, Henning & Rosenberg, Attorney Crosby brings to the firm a meticulous approach to personal injury law – one obtained over more than 20 years in practice, and one diligently taught as a lecturer for the Pennsylvania Trial Lawyers Association. Meet Matthew S. Crosby
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Partner

Attorney Anner is a Partner at Handler, Henning & Rosenberg who contributes fresh and valuable knowledge from her past education in nursing and business school. Attorney Anner’s primary areas of focus include Social Security disability and worker’s compensation. Meet Carolyn Anner
Adam G. Reedy

Attorney

Attorney Reedy is a distinguished worker’s compensation attorney fighting for the rights of those injured on the job. He also contributes outstanding work in the representation of victims of car accidents, motorcycle accidents, truck accidents, and pedestrian accidents. Meet Adam G. Reedy
Andrew C. Spears

Attorney

Attorney Spears brings more than 15 years of legal experience to the firm and to each and every one of the plaintiffs he represents. As a devoted advocate for the wrongfully injured, Attorney Spears primarily handles cases involved with negligence, motor vehicle accidents, and defective medical devices. Meet Andrew C. Spears
David L. Lutz

Attorney

Attorney Lutz’s decorated legal career is fueled by his Pennsylvania nativity and passion in fighting for the residents of his state when wrongfully injured. He has published several books on auto accident law and in his career has won millions of dollars for several individual plaintiffs. Meet David L. Lutz
J. Jeffrey Watson

Attorney

Attorney Watson is a key team member at Handler, Henning & Rosenberg contributing invaluable past knowledges pertaining to the inner workings of insurance companies. He now uses this to successfully represent his clients in worker’s compensation, car accidents, and premises liability cases. Meet J. Jeffrey Watson
Jordan Marzzacco

Attorney

Attorney Marzzacco has been individually recognized for her achievement in worker’s compensation law, but now focuses her efforts toward defending the victims of big pharmaceuticals who have wrongfully been injured and even killed from bad prescription drugs and dangerous medical devices. Meet Jordan Marzzacco
Jordan Wartman

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Attorney Wartman has worked at our firm since law school, where he initially demonstrated his passion for representing victims of bad pharmaceuticals and medical devices. Since stepping through our doors, he has done nothing but fight vigorously for victims of these injustices. Meet Jordan Wartman
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Attorney Debarr’s invaluable contribution to Handler, Henning & Rosenberg comes in the form of litigation support. Her talents in the areas of legal research, civil litigation, appeals, and torts help our firm and our clients achieve the desired outcome. Meet Laurie J. Debarr
Stephen G. Held

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Attorney Held has over 20 years of legal experience fueling the work he provides for victims of negligence and wrong-doing. His areas of practice include workplace injuries, nursing home abuse, defective products, car accidents, and premises liability. Meet Stephen G. Held
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