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6th Victim Reported in Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak at La Quinta Inn in Memphis

Health officials have reported that a sixth case of Legionnaires’ disease has been linked to the La Quinta Inn at 2979 Millbranch Road in Memphis. Late last week, Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) officials announced that the hotel had been…

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La Quinta Inn Legionnaires’ Disease Lawsuit

[September 26, 2016 UPDATE]: A 6th case of Legionnaires’ disease has now been linked to the La Quinta Inn in Memphis. Our lawyers have been contacted regarding a lawsuit against La Quinta Inn for Legionnaires’ disease. Our lawyers can be…

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Wrongful Death in Hopkins Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

One person has died in the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak linked to contaminated water in Hopkins, Minnesota. Our thoughts are with the family. On Monday, the case count in the outbreak rose to 12. Five additional cases have been confirmed, bringing…

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Legionnaires’ Disease linked to UW Medical Center’s Cascade Tower Water Systems and Heater-Cooler Devices

At least four cardiac patients at the University of Washington Medical Center have now contracted Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia that can be fatal in up to 50% of hospital-acquired cases. Two of these patients have subsequently died.…

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Hopkins, MN Legionnaires’ Disease Lawsuit

Our law firm will be filing a lawsuit against Citrus Systems, Inc. on October 12, 2016. Contact us. (Update: we are representing over a dozen people sickened in this outbreak, and there is still time to contact us about your…

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4 Lockheed Martin Employees Sickened with Legionnaires’ Disease

Officials at Lockheed Martin’s facility in Marietta, Georgia have officially announced that 4 of their employees have been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease over the course of the last twelve months. This story initially broke on August 2nd, when The Atlanta…

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Hopkins Legionnaires’ Disease Investigated by MN Attorney

See updated information: Citrus Systems, Inc. Linked to Legionnaires Disease in Hopkins, MN. Our law firm is helping people sickened in the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak in Hopkins, Minnesota. There are at least 12 confirmed cases with exposure in the Hopkins…

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2 UW Medical Center Patients Contract Legionnaires’ Disease

Two patients admitted to the cardiac unit at the University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC) in late August were diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease, according to officials at Public Health – Seattle & King County (1). One of the patients was…

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5 with Legionnaires’ Disease in Hopkins, MN

Update: There are now 23 confirmed cases of Legionnaires’ disease in the outbreak linked to Citrus Systems, Inc. in Hopkins, MN. Five people in Hopkins, Minnesota, have been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia caused by breathing…

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Legionnaires’ Disease Infects Two More at Quincy, IL Veterans’ Home

Update: Our law firm is representing residents of the Quincy Veterans’ Home. Two residents of the Veterans’ Home in Quincy, Illinois have contracted Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia that can be deadly to the elderly, smokers, people with compromised…

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Corroded City Water Pipes Identified as Likely Source of Legionnaires’ Disease

In the wake of two serious Legionnaires’ disease outbreaks in June 2014 and May 2015 in Flint, Michigan, a new research study (1) has definitively demonstrated that city pipes corroded by the iron in Flint River water were ultimately responsible…

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Cook County Jail Inmate Hospitalized with Legionnaires’ Disease

The Cook County Sheriff’s Office in Chicago, Illinois has issued a press release to inform the public that a detainee at the Cook County Jail has been admitted to Stroger Hospital with Legionnaires’ disease. (1) Sheriff Thomas J. Dart’s office…