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Burn injury lawyers hold apartment landlords accountable for explosions

Apartment explosions require fact-specific legal investigations of landlords to determine cause and liability, according to national explosion and burn lawyer Tariq Miller, an attorney for survivors of burn injuries. “Certainly there could be a claim against the landlord,’’ Miller said. “We see cases where landlords didn’t take steps to prevent tragedy.’’ Deadly apartment fires and […]

Possible Propane Explosion at Rogers Home Injures One

A house explosion in Rogers, Ark. injured one woman on Saturday, May 8, 2021. Firefighters from multiple departments responded to the explosion that took place at about 9 p.m. on Elzeys Road. Mary Chesnut suffered significant burn injuries in the explosion and was taken to the hospital. Neighbors reported hearing a “big huge bang” before rushing […]

Winter Brings Spike in Gas Appliance Explosions

Gas appliance explosions reach a seasonal peak each January and in other winter months when fuel usage spikes. Year in and year out, the leaks and corresponding blasts lead to findings of faulty appliances, code violations, negligent installations, shoddy repairs, bad connections and lack of odorant in gas. Don’t delay. The explosion burn law team […]

Can I Sue Kinder Morgan For a Gas Explosion?

Yes, you can sue Kinder Morgan for a gas explosion.  Kinder Morgan is a multi-billion dollar company that transports about 40 percent of the natural gas consumed in the United States. It owns, co-owns or operates some 83,000 miles of gas and liquid fuel pipelines stretching from California to Texas to Florida to New York, […]

Woodbury, MN house fire kills one, defeats rescue attempts

A Woodbury, MN house fire has killed the resident of the home after beating back rescue efforts. The blaze happened on the 300 block of Meadow Lane on Tuesday, March 26, 2019. The only occupant of the house, Eddie L. Woodson, 66, was killed in the fire. Joshua Anderson, a neighbor of Mr. Woodson, told […]

Arkansas highway explosion kills driver and closes highway

An Arkansas highway explosion killed one person and closed an Arkansas highway on Wednesday, March 27, 2019. A truck carrying ammonium nitrate, a chemical commonly used as fertilizer, exploded on Highway 278 just west of Camden, Arkansas, in Ouachita County. Little Rock, Arkansas, is about 100 miles to the north. The driver, identified as Randall […]

Worcester, Vermont house explosion injured two

A Worcester, Vermont house explosion injured two people and destroyed the home on Sunday, March 3, 2019. David Garneau, 39, and Miranda Bador, 30, who lived in the home, both suffered burn injuries. They managed to crawl clear of the house, but Bador was badly burned. Garneau put her in a car and drove to […]

Update: Explosion in Hampton, Minnesota claims another life

A February 5, 2019 house explosion in Hampton, Minnesota has claimed another life. A house on the 2400 block of Lewiston Boulevard exploded, killing 56-year-old Theresa Ann Snoeyenbos, and severely burning her husband, 57-year-old Brian Suilmann. Tragically, Mr. Suilmann died of his injuries on Wednesday, February 20. The cause of the explosion is still under investigation. Fire […]