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July 2015 Archives

What should you do if a medication you're taking is recalled?

Learning that a medication you are using has been recalled can be frightening. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration oversees the safety of both prescription and over-the-counter drugs. It may recall a drug for a number of reasons. Some are potentially more serious than others. They include the following:

Driver in fatal hit-and-run was in a United Airlines vehicle

A 54-year-old Morton Grove man is facing a felony charge for a fatal hit-and-run accident involving a 25-year-old bicyclist. The accident occurred on the evening of July 13 at Pennsylvania Avenue and Algonquin Road in Des Plaines. Authorities say that the car involved in the accident is owned by the driver's employer, United Airlines.

A spinal cord injury can lead to blood clots

If you've suffered a spinal cord injury in Illinois, it's very important to understand that there are a handful of secondary health issues that could crop up, all in relation to that injury. Even if you've been treated and your spine is healing correctly, these issues may occur, putting you back in the hospital. One of the most common ones to look out for is a blood clot.

What are the 3 types of product liability?

When consumers purchase a product, they expect the product to work as expected and to not cause them harm. Unfortunately, there are instances when a product does cause an individual an injury or illness. Consumers have a right to seek compensation when they are injured by a defective product.

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