An older adult in a nursing home or assisted living facility is at risk of being abused or neglected. Sadly, most of these cases go unreported and unnoticed. The signs are not always inherently clear, especially for emotional or financial abuse. This makes it hard for family members to recognize the problem right away. Emotional … Continue reading Emotional Abuse in Nursing Homes: Signs to Look For
Personal injury law is a broad category that involves various areas of torts. When you are injured by someone’s negligent, intentional, or unprofessional acts, you have the right to hold them accountable through a personal injury lawsuit for their actions and the injuries they cause. These injuries can come in many forms and from numerous … Continue reading Common Practice Areas for Personal Injury Lawyers
Chicago Sex Abuse Attorney Representing families of sexually assaulted CPS students Chicago public schools are supposed to be safe zones for your children. Unfortunately, they are the very place where sexual abuse is occurring. At Malman Law, we represent innocent children — now or in the past–who have been sexually assaulted at school. The facts … Continue reading ALERT: Malman Law Fighting for Victims of Sex Abuse in Chicago Public Schools
Compassionate Chicago Nursing Home Abuse Lawyer Offers Advice Nursing homes are centers that offer care for the elderly, individuals suffering from dementia, and those who need a safe, comfortable living environment. According to the U.S. Bureau of Census, five percent of the 65 years and older population currently reside in nursing homes. As of 2014, … Continue reading Infographic: Nursing Home Abuse: Everything Loved Ones Should Know
Info From Your Trusted Chicago-area Car Accident Attorney Thousands of car accidents happen on the roads of Illinois each year. While some cities are prone to higher accident rates, Chicago is surprisingly low on the list. In fact, Chicago ranks 150th for accidents, and most drivers will go eight years between collisions. In the city, … Continue reading Infographic: Do You Know What to Do after a Car Accident?
Motorcycle accidents are by far one of the most catastrophic on the road. With the high speeds and a rider completely exposed to vehicles, elements, and the road itself, the injuries are much more severe than passengers in the vehicle. If you are injured in a motorcycle accident, you might start exploring your option for … Continue reading Will Not Wearing a Motorcycle Helmet Affect Your Case?
Millions of Americans currently collect benefits from Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). Equally, there are millions who suffer car accidents each year in the country. When you find yourself in both categories, you may wonder if one will affect the other. If you were to receive SSDI benefits, how would that affect your car accident … Continue reading Will a Car Accident Settlement Affect SSDI Benefits?
When you look for a nursing home for a loved one, you may be perplexed at the number of options. Today, you have a few senior nursing facilities and deciding on the right one can be a challenge. You know of nursing homes, because those are the more familiar option. While you may assume there … Continue reading Nursing Home versus Skilled Nursing Facility: Is there a Difference?
Every year on May 9th children around the country are encouraged to ride a bike to school or even get in a walk. Your child may come home with a flyer about the event if their school participates. Riding a bike to school is an excellent way to get in some exercise, avoid traffic, and … Continue reading Bike to School Day: Staying Safe on the Road
Traffic accidents, including motorcycle accidents, happen daily in the United States. However, what one person experiences could be entirely different from another. Even in the same accident, one person could have a traumatic emotional response, while the other walk away emotionally unscathed. In some instances, the emotional trauma does not show up for days or … Continue reading Can a Motorcycle Accident Cause PTSD?