2016-06-24T10:10:56+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Legionella and Fatal Legionnaires Pneumonia
School Maintenance Worker Contracts Legionnaires’ Disease

A school maintenance worker has been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease, a form of pneumonia caused by inhaling Legionella bacteria in water mist. Prior to contracting the illness, he worked on air conditioning units at McKinley Elementary School and Martin Luther…

2015-11-10T13:52:07+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Legionella Pneumonia Outbreak and Legionnellosis Infection
Detroit Area Legionnaires’ Disease Cases on the Rise

Attorneys Fred Pritzker and his Bad Bug Law Team have won Legionnaires’ disease personal injury and wrongful death cases for victims and their families. Legionnaires’ disease is a severe form of pneumonia caused by inhaling Legionella bacteria in water mist.…

2015-10-13T20:34:45+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Legionella Pneumonia Outbreak and Legionnellosis Infection
24 Hour Fitness Lawsuit for Legionnaires’ Disease from Memphis, TN Location

Attorney Fred Pritzker and his Bad Bug Law Team have been contacted by a victim of the Legionnaires’ disease outbreak at the 24 Hour Fitness on Ridgeway Road in East Memphis, Tennessee. Legionnaires’ is a severe pneumonia caused by breathing…

2017-06-12T13:40:51+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Legionnaires Pneumonia
Can You Sue a Hospital for Legionnaires’ Disease?

Yes, you can sue a hospital for Legionnaires’ disease if the source of the illness was contaminated water at the facility or if hospital personnel failed to diagnose Legionnaires’ disease, resulting in severe illness or death. You can contact our…

2015-10-21T15:41:18+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Legionella Pneumonia Outbreak and Legionnellosis Infection
Legionnaires Disease Patient Attended InfoComm 2013 in Orlando, FL, Stayed at Holiday Inn

A participant of InfoComm 2013 held June 8-14 at Orange County Convention Center has been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease, a pneumonia caused by Legionella bacteria in water mist. The man stayed at the Holiday Inn Resort – The Castle, an…

2015-10-13T20:39:39+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Legionnaires’ Disease Pneumonia Cases on the Rise, Lawyers Warn

Legionnaires’ disease (LD), also referred to as legionellosis, is a serious, sometimes lethal pneumonia caused by Legionella bacteria. The bacteria get into water and, when mist carrying them is inhaled, the bacteria infect the lungs and colonize, causing pneumonia. Legionellosis…

2015-10-21T16:48:40+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Legionella Pneumonia Outbreak and Legionnellosis Infection
Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak Investigation Involving a Hotel, Resort or Cruise Ship

For you or a family member to have a Legionnaires’ disease claim against a hotel, resort or cruise ship, the epidemiological and microbiological evidence has to support that claim.  “If I or another attorney can link your case of Legionnaires’…

2015-11-10T14:09:47+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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How Many Cases of Legionnaires Disease Were Caused by Pittsburgh VA Hospital?

A veteran’s hospital in Pittsburgh was linked to an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease last year. Initially, 5 cases of the illness were reported; now the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) told CBS News that the hospital may be…

2016-06-24T09:47:33+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Legionaires Disease Outbreak
VA Pittsburgh, University Drive Campus Hospital, Source of Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak

Five patients of the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System contracted Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia, at the University Drive campus hospital. According to VA Pittsburgh, the hospital’s water system became contaminated with elevated levels of Legionella, the bacteria that…

2015-10-13T20:43:51+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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Chicago Legionnaires’ Disease Patient Needs Amputations

A story by Robert McCoppin in the Chicago Tribune tells the story of Kent Carson, an Illinois resident who lost his legs and one arm to Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia caused by Legionella bacteria in water, generally…

2018-01-19T12:42:29+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
Legionella Pneumophila in Lung Tissue
Legionnaires’ Disease Linked to Marriott Hotel in Chicago

Attorney Fred Pritzker is investigating a Legionnaires’ disease (Legionellosis) outbreak linked to the JW Marriott hotel located at 151 W. Adams St. in Chicago. Just weeks ago, he won a Legionnaires’ disease lawsuit for $3 million against another hotel, and…

2015-10-13T20:45:55+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.Fred Pritzker 45 S 7th St, #2950 Minneapolis, MN, 55402 U.S.A +1.612.338.0202
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…