Public Health has identified Legionella bacteria in a sample taken from a water source at the Playboy Mansion. It is clear to our attorneys at this juncture that the Playboy Mansion illness was caused by poor maintenance and upkeep of the Playboy Mansion. While the Los Angeles California Health Department has not issued its final report, attendees of the Playboy Mansion party have already reported that they have had positive test results for Legionella Bacteria. Contact an injury and illness attorney today for a free consultation to understand your rights if you became sick after being physically present at the Playboy Mansion.
Legionellosis takes two distinct forms:
• Legionnaires' disease, also known as "Legion Fever", is the more severe form of the infection and produces pneumonia.
• Pontiac fever is caused by the same bacterium but produces a milder respiratory illness without pneumonia that resembles acute influenza.
Over 200 attendees of the Playboy Mansion party in February have reported sick withing days of the event, some becoming seriously ill. For more information about your legal rights, the illness or to speak with an attorney, click below.