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Settlement Reached for E. coli-HUS from Petting Zoo

Attorneys Ryan Osterholm and Eric Hageman obtained a settlement for a child who contracted an E. coli O157:H7 infection from animal contact at a petting zoo at a county fair. The child developed a severe complication called hemolytic uremic syndrome…

Why You Don’t Always Smell Gas Before an Explosion

The rotten egg smell most of us associate with natural gas is an additive meant to function as a warning: If you smell it, there is a problem. But sometimes there’s a problem – a life-threatening one, when you don’t…

$7.55 Million Verdict for Child Who Contracted E. coli-HUS

Attorneys Fred Pritzker, Brendan Flaherty and Lindsay Lien Rinholem won a $7.55 million verdict on behalf of a 10-year-old child who contracted an E. coli O157:H7 infection from animals on a pumpkin farm. The child (E.H.) developed a kind of…

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Pritzker Hageman, P.A. on U.S. News Best Law Firms List

Today U.S. News & World Report and Best Lawyers announced that Pritzker Hageman, P.A., a national personal injury law firm, is included in the 2017 “Best Law Firms” list in recognition of the firm’s professional excellence and persistently impressive ratings…

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Legionnaires’ Disease at SilverCreek on Main, MN Law Firm Investigating

Our law firm is investigating the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak involving two residents of SilverCreek on Main, a SilverCrest senior living community in Maple Grove, Minnesota. SilverCreek provides independent living, assisted living and memory care services to people over the age…

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Salmonella from Papayas, Lawyers Investigate Lawsuit

To date, there are four (4) separate outbreaks linked to linked to imported Maradol papayas from Mexico. Our lawyers are investigating these outbreaks. The CDC and FDA are finding outbreak victims using the PulseNet, the national laboratory network that connects individual…

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Report: Multiple-Death Fires Surged in 2016

The number of catastrophic multiple-death fires surged in 2016, according to a new report from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Both the number of these fires and the deaths resulting from them were higher in 2016 than in 2015…

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Fatal Motorcycle Accidents in Minnesota on the Rise

There have been 44 fatal motorcycle accidents in Minnesota so far this year. This is up from 39 deaths at this time last year. “Other vehicles on the road, particularly large commercial trucks, need to watch for motorcycles and always…

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Severe Weather Brings Elevated CO Poisoning Risk

One of the many dangers people face in the aftermath of a hurricane, tornado or other severe weather event that causes a power outage is an elevated risk of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. To help reduce this risk, the Centers…

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Report: Southern States Have Highest Fire Death Rates

Southern states have had the highest fire death rates for the last three decades, according to a new report from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). The report looked at fire death rates between 1981-1985 and again during the period between…

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Lincoln Natural Gas Explosion Injures 2, Damages 43 Homes

Natural gas is the suspected source of a massive house explosion in Lincoln, Nebraska that critically injured two people yesterday afternoon. The blast, which occurred near the intersection of 77th Street and Old Cheney Road around 4:30 p.m., was so powerful…

E coli Bacteria
Mesa County Fair E. coli Outbreak, Law Firm Investigating

Our law firm is investigating an outbreak of illnesses that has sickened at least 8 people. They were all diagnosed with E. coli poisoning after visiting the Mesa County Fair in Grand Junction, Colorado, according to Mesa County Public Health.…

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2 Injured in Forest Lake When Dump Truck Hits Power Line

Two women were injured in Forest Lake when a dump truck hit power lines, knocking it down. The women were walking on 15th Street Southwest when the dump truck, its flatbed extended, ran into power lines that were hanging above…