Personal Injury News

Truck crash lawsuit attorneys at Pritzker Hageman, P.A., support a new Minnesota Safety Council campaign calling for everyone in our society to change how we talk about traffic crashes -- specifically, not using the word “accident’’ to describe them. Already...

Burn injuries are a leading cause of injury and death in the United States. Because it is National Burn Awareness Week, February 5-11, 2017,  the American Burn Association (ABA) has compiled some safety tips to reduce the risk of injury. Who...

Two people died in Otter Tail County yesterday, February 5, 2017, when a car attempted to pass and hit an SUV head-on. A Chevy Tracker, a small SUV, was eastbound on Highway 29, two miles East of Deer Creek. An Oldsmobile Alero was...

A fatal accident took place early this morning in Renville County, MN. A 46-year-old man from Redwood Falls, Minnesota, was driving northbound on Hwy 71 when he collided with a Mack tractor-trailer that was traveling southbound. He tragically died as a result...

A seven-year-old girl who suffered severe burns in a NoDa apartment fire was airlifted to Wake Forest University Baptist Burn Center in Winston-Salem. Fire crews arrived at the Twin Oaks Apartments off of East 36th Street in the arts district...

[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)...

A propane leak was the source of a February 3 house explosion in White County, GA that killed one man. Edgar Brummett, a Vietnam veteran who recently celebrated his 71st birthday, died when he went to check on a problem with...

On Thursday morning, a woman was tragically killed when her car crashed into a logging truck whose driver has been charged with causing the accident by improperly turning into a crossover. According to Virginia State Police, Susan Myers, 56, of Brookneal, VA...

For the first time in six years, the number of annual fire fatalities in Alabama reached triple digits. In 2016, 109 people in Alabama died in fires, about 30 more deaths than the six-year average of 81. The grim toll...

A man in Mt. Juliet, TN is in critical condition after suffering severe burns in a January 31 camper fire. The 60-year-old was airlifted to Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville where he is receiving treatment for life-threatening burn injuries. Firefighters were...

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...