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Chicago announces plans to improve workers’ compensation program

Chicago is attempting to overhaul its workers’ compensation program in an effort to improve services for injured workers and to minimize fraud, abuse and waste in the claims administration process. Mayor Lori Lightfoot announced major reforms following the findings of an independent audit that identified several problems with the program. According to the audit, the city had …

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Medical Malpractice Lawsuit Pays Family $2.6 Million

On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at a medical malpractice lawsuit that resulted in a $2.6 million settlement for the family of a heart patient who passed away from internal bleeding. Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

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Father of woman killed in shooting sues Mercy Hospital for wrongful death

The father of a 25-year-old pharmacy resident who died in a hospital shooting filed a wrongful death lawsuit accusing the facility and its security company of negligence in handling the situation. The complaint said they could have prevented her death by taking appropriate action before and during the shooting. The lawsuit was filed in Cook …

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Illinois considers mandatory breaks for pharmacists to reduce medication errors

Illinois Gov. J.B. Pritzker’s administration is taking steps to ease the heavy, demanding workloads of pharmacists. Pharmacists play a vital role in patient safety, but they often work long hours that involve filling hundreds of prescriptions in a single shift. The stress of working in a busy pharmacy can give rise to the risk of …

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Elderly pedestrian dies after being hit by tow truck at airport

Collisions between pedestrians and vehicles can have devastating outcomes. The weight and size of large vehicles like SUVs and trucks can cause severe injuries, or even death. In a recent pedestrian accident, a 70-year-old man was fatally struck by a tow truck at Chicago O’Hare International Airport. The incident occurred in parking lot D of …

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Dump truck driver cited in fatal collision with bicyclist

Police cited a truck driver for negligent driving and making an improper right turn in an accident that killed a 37-year-old bicyclist. The crash occurred in the Irving Park neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois. Bicyclist Carla Aiello died from multiple injuries after being struck by a dump truck. The truck driver was a 41-year-old man who …

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Illinois mom wins $101 million in medical malpractice suit over son’s brain damage

A Cook County jury awarded a record-breaking $101 million to a woman whose 5-year-old son sustained serious brain damage during birth. She filed a medical malpractice lawsuit in Cook County Circuit Court against a Chicago-area hospital. The jury found that the negligence of medical professionals at West Suburban Medical Center in Oak Park led to …

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Make A Mental Note: Stay Safe Out There, It’s Winter

On this episode of Chicago Injury Alert, we look at various ways you can get injured due to the cold weather during winter time. Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS

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slip and fall lawyer

Joliet Steak ‘n Shake customer files slip and fall lawsuit

A Steak ‘n Shake customer filed a negligence lawsuit against the restaurant chain’s now-closed Larkin Avenue location in Joliet, Illinois. The lawsuit is seeking damages in excess of $50,000. Germaine Moore suffered a slip and fall accident during a trip to the men’s restroom at the restaurant in November 2018. According to court documents, he …

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Retired priest charged with two felonies in fatal hit and run crash

A 73-year-old retired priest is facing two felony charges in a deadly hit-and-run accident that killed a teacher. He was charged with aggravated DUI and leaving the scene of a fatal crash. Paul Burak, a former pastor at St. Michael Catholic Church in Orland Park, Illinois, hit two female teachers who were crossing the road after leaving …

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