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Truck Lawsuits Arise from Tragic Rear-End Semi Collisions

According to the latest Large Truck and Bus Crash Facts report from the U.S. Department of Transportation, nearly 25 percent of all fatal crashes involving commercial trucks happen by the truck rear-ending another vehicle. Several tractor-trailer crashes this summer have…

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King Bio Recall Includes Dozens of Children’s Homeopathic Products

King Bio has issued a recall for dozens of infant and child homeopathic products due to potential microbial contamination that poses a risk of illness that may be life-threatening for some children. Consumers who have these products at home should immediately discontinue use.   At…

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La Luz Salmonella Outbreak Hospitalizes 5 in Old Town Fort Collins, CO

A Salmonella outbreak at La Luz Mexican restaurant in Old Town Fort Collins, CO has sickened six people, hospitalizing five of them, according to the Larimer County health department. Additional cases are pending. Those sickened in this outbreak ate at the…

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Ruptured Gas Line Causes Explosion Injuring 3 at Coffee Corner in GA

A gas line ruptured by a nearby construction crew caused the August 18 explosion at the Coffee Corner in Homerville, Georgia that seriously injured three people, investigators have determined. Baylee Tolle, Emily Tolle and Anna O’Guin were inside the coffee shop…

Cyclospora in Fresh Express Salad Sold at McDonald’s Sickens 436

Lawyers investigating the McDonald’s Cyclospora outbreak, which has now sickened 436 people (this number climbed to 507 on August 23, 2018), say before they decided to sue, many clients endured weeks of debilitating symptoms. At least 20 (24 as of August 23,…

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Cyclospora in Fresh Express Salad Sold to McDonald’s is Key Finding, Lawyer Says

In what Cyclospora lawyer Ryan Osterholm describes as a key development in the McDonald’s outbreak investigation, the FDA says it found Cyclospora in a bag of Fresh Express brand salad sold to McDonald’s. Osterholm and his colleagues Brendan Flaherty and Lindsay…

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Hy Vee Pasta Salad Salmonella Outbreak Grows to 79 Sick

Fifty-eight new cases have been reported in the HyVee pasta salad outbreak and Salmonella lawsuits are likely to follow, according to Salmonella lawyer Ryan Osterholm. Eighteen people have been hospitalized in the nine-state outbreak. Hy-Vee Pasta Salad Salmonella Outbreak Since the…

Evanston Golf Club Cyclospora Outbreak Lawsuit FAQ

Cyclospora lawyers at Pritzker Hageman are investigating an outbreak at the Evanston Golf Club in Skokie, IL. They have compiled a list of frequently asked questions about Cyclospora lawsuits. What is Cyclospora and how did I get infected with it?…

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Legionnaires’ Disease Lawyers Investigate Washington Heights Outbreak in NYC

Legionnaires’ Disease lawyers at Pritzker Hageman are investigating the fatal outbreak in New York City’s Washington Heights neighborhood that has sickened 27 people. One person has died and three remain hospitalized. “Most of the people who have been sickened in…

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Pre-Cut Melon Outbreak Ends But Cases for Salmonella Lawyers Continue

The Salmonella outbreak linked to pre-cut melon has ended after sickening 77 people, some of whom hired Salmonella lawyers to file suit against Caito Foods and Walmart. Thirty-six people were hospitalized in the nine-state outbreak linked to pre-cut fruit produced by Indianapolis-based…

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Leslie Township Propane Explosion Injures 2 in Michigan

Two men were injured when a propane dryer exploded in Leslie Township, MI on July 24 igniting a fire that completely destroyed the home located at 1090 Vaughn Road. The men, who are brothers, were able to get themselves out of…

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Laws, Courts Dealing with Deaths Caused by Distracted Truck Drivers

Distracted driving by truck drivers killed four people recently in Minnesota, Connecticut, New York and Pennsylvania, leaving courts to decide liability and punishment. The blatant cases of distracted driving by commercial truck drivers come at a time of rising violations…