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Amber Gold Spa patron alleges legs were burned in laser hair removal procedure

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 31, 2018

A patron of a Chicago spa alleges her legs were severely burned during a laser hair removal treatment.

Patient sues Novocare rehab center after fracturing arm while using 'balance board'

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 29, 2018

A patient is suing a Chicago rehabilitation center where she fractured an arm while rehabilitating her knee, alleging medical malpractice..

Woman sues Lodge Tavern, says intoxicated man fell on her, broke her leg

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 18, 2018

A patron of a Chicago bar alleges her leg was broken when an intoxicated man fell on her.

Benny's Chop House alleged to have failed to warn of wet floor in men's restroom

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 18, 2018

A patron of a Chicago restaurant alleges liquid on the floor of the men's room caused him to fall.

Fresh Market Place shopper alleges store failed to warn of wet substance that caused her to fall

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 18, 2018

A shopper at a Chicago grocery store alleges she was injured when she slipped on a wet substance on the floor.

Woman alleges go-cart caught hair, caused her to be thrown from vehicle at Top Speed Racing

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 14, 2018

A woman alleges she was thrown from a go-cart at a Bedford Park facility after her hair became caught in it.

Super Fresh Market shopper files claim after slipping on orange peels, juice

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 14, 2018

A patron of a Waukegan grocery store alleges she was injured after slipping on orange peels and juice on the store's floor.

Woman sues Chicago building owners, tenants for slip-and-fall on wet floor

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 4, 2018

A woman alleges she was not warned of a wet floor that caused her to fall in a Chicago building's lobby.

Willowbrook residents allege Sterigenics emissions have exposed them to cancer risk

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Oct 3, 2018

A Willowbrook couple alleges emissions from a facility in the village have placed them at an increased risk of cancer.

Woman alleges she was injured using trampoline at Sky High Sports Niles

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Oct 1, 2018

A woman alleges she was injured at a Niles business when her foot got caught while using a trampoline.

Stonewood Ale House patron blames restaurant's raised hearth for fall

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 27, 2018

A patron of a Schaumburg restaurant alleges a raised hearth in a path of travel caused him to fall.

Workers seek damages from Metro Water Reclamation District after explosion at Calumet plant

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 26, 2018

Two workers allege they were injured from an explosion that occurred while they were working at a sewage treatment plant in Chicago.

Ex-Willowbrook residents allege emissions from Sterigenics facility caused health problems

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 26, 2018

Two former Willowbrook residents allege they and others have suffered permanent health problems as a result of emissions from an industrial plant in which medical devices and other items are sterilized.

Woman alleges she was injured while traveling in Rush University Medical Center shuttle bus

By Bree Gonzales | Sep 26, 2018

A wheelchair user alleges she was injured as a passenger in a shuttle bus operated by a medical center when the bus hit a bump in the road in Chicago.

Passenger sues AeroMexico after July plane crash in Mexico

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 21, 2018

A passenger is suing a Mexican airlines in a case involving the crash of a jet bound for Chicago on July 31.

Woman injured in I-90 crash that killed passenger accuses Walmart of improperly installing tire

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 14, 2018

A motorist is blaming Walmart for a fatal crash that allegedly happened after her vehicle's front tire was changed at Walmart but "deflated and came entirely off the rim," as she drove on Interstate 90, causing two vehicles to slam into her car.

USA Boxing blamed for staircase accident that allegedly disabled man stepping out of boxing ring

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 13, 2018

USA Boxing is being blamed for a staircase accident that allegedly disabled a man after he stepped out of the boxing ring.

United Airlines sued for inflicting "traumatic stress" after emergency landing

By Jenie Mallari-Torres | Sep 11, 2018

Passengers are suing United Airlines Inc. and CommutAir, claiming they were traumatized when the plane they were traveling in had to make an emergency landing.

Patron claims security guard assaulted him at Underground Night Club

By Noddy A. Fernandez | Sep 11, 2018

A patron is suing the Underground Night Club, alleging an intoxicated security guard assaulted him.

Appeals panel revives woman's lawsuit vs Kmart over Black Friday trip, fall over empty basket

By Elizabeth Alt | Sep 5, 2018

A state appeals court has revived a woman's lawsuit against Kmart, saying the retailer can be sued because the judge could not clearly discount the woman's account of how she came to trip over an empty shopping basket in her path on the floor of a Rockford store on Black Friday 2013.

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