2017-12-09T12:56:03+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
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Helicopter Search after Oil Rig Explosion
Body of Man Missing After Louisiana Oil Rig Explosion Recovered

Search crews have found the body of a man who has been missing since an October 15 oil rig explosion in Louisiana’s Lake Pontchartrain. Timothy Morrison, a 44-year-old father of three from Katy, Texas was one of eight men aboard…

2017-12-09T12:56:28+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Oil Platform Explosion
Man Missing After Clovelly Oil Platform Explosion in Louisiana

Update: Rescuers have found the missing oil rig worker, Timothy Morrison. Thirty-six hours after a Clovelly oil and gas platform in Louisiana’s Lake Pontchartrain exploded on Sunday night, one crew member is still missing. Timothy Morrison, 44, of Katy, Texas…

2017-11-20T07:04:27+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Truck Backing Up
Pickup Driver Killed When Semitrailer Backed out of Driveway

A semitrailer is not supposed to back out onto a road trailer-first. The reason for this is clear. The semi driver can’t see if a vehicle is coming, and anyone traveling on the road is at risk if severe injury…

2017-10-06T14:37:04+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Truck Driver Safety
Wrongful Deaths from Trucking Accidents Prevented with Safety Technologies

Wrongful deaths from trucking accidents would decline significantly and truck accident injuries would be cut by more than 22,000 hospitalizations a year if tractor-trailer rigs were equipped with advanced safety technologies, according to a new semi-truck safety report by AAA’s…

2017-10-04T12:54:26+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Saber Grill Recall For Fire Hazard Follows Reports of Injuries 

A malfunction causing flames to burst from the burner valves of Saber grills has triggered a recall. At least 35 such incidents resulting in five injuries prompted the Columbus, Georgia-based company to issue the September 26 recall for some 26,500 gas…

2017-09-30T13:31:28+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Colorado Finds 428 Leaking Pipelines Near Occupied Buildings

At least, 428 Colorado oil and gas pipelines located near residential areas are leaking, according to a new report by the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Committee (COGCC). Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper ordered a statewide review of pipelines within 1,000…

2017-10-03T17:24:34+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Midland Resources Recovery storage tank after explosion
CSB Probes Midland Resource Recovery Explosions

Undeclared chemicals in old gas containers may have been the source of two fatal explosions at Midland Resource Recovery in Philippi, WV earlier this year,  according to a new report from the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB). The May 24 and…

2017-09-25T13:44:47+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Truck Driver on the Road
Truck Accident Lawyers Raise Concerns Over Shortage of Semi Drivers

With truck accidents at the forefront of many traffic safety concerns, truck crash attorneys Fred Pritzker and Eric Hageman are raising tough questions about the growing U.S. trucker shortage and whether safety is compromised by a quality versus quantity issue.…

2018-01-10T14:03:35+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
House Fire
After Fatal Firestone House Explosion, CO Revamps Pipeline Rules

Five months after a house explosion in Firestone, Colorado killed two people and seriously injured another, state regulators have published a schedule for the revision of pipeline standards that begins with the first of two stakeholder meetings today and concludes…

2017-11-17T22:07:11+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Building on Fire
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…

2018-01-12T13:11:24+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Carbon Monoxide CO Poisoning
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…

2017-10-03T17:44:19+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
House Fire with Smoke
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…