Legionella Pneumonia Outbreak and Legionnellosis Infection
Confirmed Legionnaire’s Disease Case in Ohio County, West Virginia

An Ohio County, West Virginia, man has a confirmed case of Legionnaire’s disease, according to the Wheeling-Ohio County Health Department. Officials have not reported the suspected source of the Legionella bacteria that caused the illness. Legionnaire’s disease is not spread…

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Legionnaires Disease (Legionellosis) in Ohio

A Belmont County, Ohio man shared his story about his experience with Legionnaire’s disease after hearing about a new case of the illness (also called legionellosis) in Ohio County, West Virginia. The man did not reveal his identity, but wanted…

Distracted Driver Lawsuit
Pritzker Hageman Attorney Discusses Distracted Driving Accidents on FOX9

Pritzker Hageman attorneys represent people injured in car accidents. Increasingly, distracted driving plays a role in these crashes as one of our attorneys discussed on FOX 9 News. We urge parents to talk to their teens about this serious issue…

Romaine Lettuce E. coli
Schnucks Romaine Lettuce E coli Outbreak Final Update

This is the final update from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). You can contact our law firm if you or a loved one got E. coli from lettuce. Our E. coli lawyers help people throughout the United…

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Claravale Farm Recall in California Due to Finding of Campylobacter in Raw Cream

A Claravale Farm recall in California extends to raw milk and raw cream after Campylobacter bacteria was found in a sample of the company’s raw cream. Claravale Farm of San Benito County, CA, producer of the raw milk and raw…

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Campylobacteriosis from Raw Milk in Kansas Not Made Public

According to a press release from the Kansas Department of Agriculture, in January 2012, 18 people became ill in an outbreak of campylobacteriosis associated with consumption of raw milk from a dairy in south central Kansas. Although the number of…

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Raw Milk Food Poisoning Risk High, Says Kansas Department of Agriculture

Raw milk is milk that is not pasteurized, the process of heating milk to slow microbial growth. In Kansas, it is illegal to sell raw milk in a retail setting, but raw milk can be sold on farms directly to…

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Norovirus Leading Cause of Gastroenteritis Wrongful Death

Gastroenteritis is inflammation of the stomach and/or intestines that causes vomiting and diarrhea. It is a major cause of death worldwide, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and one of the leading causes of gastroenteritis death…

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Jimmy John E coli Food Poisoning: 25 sickened, 9 in Michigan

Attorney Fred Pritzker and his E. coli litigation team are investigating an E. coli food poisoning outbreak linked to raw clover sprouts served on Jimmy Johns sandwiches in Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, Michigan, Missouri, Kansas, Ohio and Wisconsin. To contact our…

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E coli Attorney Calls on Restaurants to Stop Serving Raw Sprouts

National E. coli attorney Fred Pritzker represents people sickened after eating raw sprouts. He is now calling on restaurants, commercial kitchens and other food service providers to cease serving raw sprouts of any kind unless an explicit food safety warning…

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FMCSA Provides Hours-of-Service Logbook Examples to Help Truck Drivers Understand New Requirements

In December 2011, the U.S. Department of Transportation’s Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA) announced a final rule revising the hours-of-service (HOS) safety requirements for commercial truck drivers. The effective date of the Hours of Service of Drivers Final Rule…

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Michigan E. coli O26 Cases Linked to Jimmy Johns Clover Sprouts E. coli Outbreak

Attorney Fred Pritzker and his E. coli litigation team are investigating an outbreak of E. coli O26 in Michigan and other states linked to Jimmy Johns restaurants. In Michigan there are 2 confirmed cases and 5 suspected cases. The Jimmy…