Legionnaires’ Disease

[caption id="attachment_28650" align="alignright" width="300"] Testing for Legionella pneumophila Bacteria (CDC)[/caption] The Country Meadows retirement community in Frederick County, Maryland is testing its water systems after a resident there was diagnosed with Legionnaire’s disease approximately two weeks ago. Legionnaire’s disease (also called legionellosis)...

Dangerous Legionella pneumonia bacteria have once again proliferated at the VA Pittsburgh, a facility plagued with a history of fatal Legionnaires’ disease cases. Legionnaires’ disease (also known as legionellosis) is a severe form of pneumonia that can be fatal in...

A new scientific study by Japanese researchers lends force to the increasing realization by state health departments that building owners must be proactive and vigilant in testing water features like hot tubs, baths, and showers for Legionella pneumonia bacteria. The study,...

Six Legionnaires' disease cases in Chaves County, Two of whom did not survive. [caption id="attachment_24788" align="alignright" width="300"] Contact Attorney Fred Pritzker.[/caption] Our law firm is investigating a cluster of Legionnaires' disease cases. NMDOH has identified six patients from Chaves County with confirmed...

Our law firm has helped clients in several states get personal injury and wrongful death compensation for Legionnaires' pneumonia. You can contact our law firm at 1-888-377-8900 (toll free) or with our online form. Recent Outbreak Takes the Life of Ohio...