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DePaolo & Zadeikis Blog Posts

Breast Implants? This Article Could Save Your Life
POSTED ON May 21, 2019

The FDA has linked a rare type of lymphoma to cosmetic breast implants made from saline and silicone. Rare Cancer […]

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Poorly Reinforced Walls Aren’t the Only Deadly Hazards in Trenches and Excavations
POSTED ON May 15, 2019

Trenching and excavation projects are among the most hazardous types of construction jobs due to collapses, flooding, toxic fumes, and […]

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Are You Wearing the Right Shoes for Your Job?
POSTED ON May 07, 2019

Workers who wear improper footwear on the job face increased risks of work-related injuries, time away from work, lost wages, […]

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Were You Hurt on the Job When Nobody Was Looking?
POSTED ON April 17, 2019

When workplace accidents occur without any witnesses, workers’ compensation claims are often denied without proper reporting procedures and details that […]

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Were You Hurt While Working from Home?
POSTED ON April 05, 2019

Under the Illinois Workers’ Compensation Act, people who suffer on-the-job injuries are entitled to workers’ compensation benefits for medical treatment […]

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Power Tool Injuries at Work: Who Do You Sue?
POSTED ON March 20, 2019

Each year in the United States, over 400,000 people suffer injuries from power tools and more than 200 victims die. […]

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Nightclub Slip & Fall: Who Is Liable?
POSTED ON March 11, 2019

If a nightclub patron slips and falls on a beer-soaked floor or because of intoxication from over service, the bar […]

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Latex Allergies: Exposure Can Be Deadly
POSTED ON March 07, 2019

Exposure to latex found in protective gloves, adhesive tape, and a variety of other common products in the workplace can […]

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Workplace Injuries: Another Good Reason to Call in Sick on Monday
POSTED ON February 18, 2019

Studies dating back to 2007 show that workplace injuries occur on Monday more than any other day of the week. […]

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Working Around Moving Traffic: Are You At Risk?
POSTED ON February 11, 2019

Workers who work on the roadway or near moving traffic are exposed to hazardous workplace conditions that put them at […]

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