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Pipeline Explosion Lawyer

Virtually all of these explosions are predictable, preventable and inexcusable.Attorney Fred Pritzker Hi, my name is Fred Pritzker. I am a lawyer who helps people injured and the families of individuals killed by pipeline explosions involving…
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West Virginia House Explosion Injures 2, Propane Leak Suspected

A propane leak is the suspected source of a house explosion in Charles Town, WV yesterday that injured two people. Owners of the home in the Cloverdale neighborhood had been experiencing problems with their propane heating system and called…
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Siloam Springs, AR Gas Explosion Injures 1

An explosion in Siloam Springs, AR injured one member of a crew working to remove an underground gas tank at a defunct gas station. The October 28 explosion occurred around 11:40 a.m as the crew worked to remove the tank from the station that…
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OSHA Fines AB Silicones $1.5M after Explosion Killed 4

The U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has fined AB Specialty Silicones, Waukegan, IL $1.5 million for 12 willful federal safety violations after a May 3,  2019 explosion killed four employees. The…
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Schooners Lobster Fest Propane Explosion Injures 4 in Panama Beach, FL

A propane explosion at Schooners restaurant in Panama Beach, FL injured four people who were attending Lobster Fest on October 20. The Bay County Sheriff's office said a faulty propane tank valve was the cause of the explosion, according to…
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Pagosa Springs Explosion Leaves 1 Dead, 1 Severely Injured

A woman is dead and a man is severely injured after an October 11  house explosion in Pagosa Springs, CO. Fred Phillips, 72,  of Shreveport, LA,  suffered serious burns and other explosion injuries and was airlifted to a Denver-area hospital…
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NTSB: Enbridge Pipeline Explosion Spilled 66 Million Cubic Feet of Gas

The Enbridge pipeline that exploded in Lincoln County, KY on August 1, 2019, killing one person and seriously injuring six others, spilled 66 million cubic feet of natural gas that ignited with such force that it destroyed five homes, damaged…
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Family of LEAP Inc. Employee Injured in Explosion Thanks Community

The family of Larry Lord, a LEAP Inc. employee who suffered burns over 50 percent of his body when the building in Farmington, ME exploded last month, is thanking the community for its support. The Franklin County Sheriff's office posted the…
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Explosion at Old World German Restaurant Injures 4 in Huntington Beach

An explosion at Old World German restaurant during an Oktoberfest celebration in Huntington Beach, CA on October 5 has injured four people. Two firefighters and two civilians were injured in the blast. One of them was the owner of the bar who…
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Propane Leak Was Source of Deadly Richmond, NY House Explosion

A propane leak inside a Richmond, NY home was the source of a September 24. explosion that killed Eric Higham, 80, and Gail Higham, 70, fire officials have determined.  The blast, which occurred around 4:30 a.m., leveled the home located at…
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Gas Smell, Heating System Issues Before LEAP Inc. Propane Explosion

Problems with the heating system at LEAP Inc. in Farmington, ME, had been ongoing for months before a propane explosion that killed one person and seriously wounded several others, according to a report in the Press Herald. Residents in a neighboring…
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Propane Explosion Injures 2 in Las Cruces, NM

A husband and wife were injured when a propane tank they were hauling in their pickup truck exploded in Las Cruces, NM.  The couple was traveling from Michigan to Arizona towing a trailer of horses and dogs and had parked in an overnight rest…
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Propane Explosion at LEAP Inc. in Farmington, ME: 1 Dead, 6 Injured

A propane explosion at LEAP Inc., a nonprofit organization in Farmington, ME  this morning has left one person dead and six others injured. The newly opened nonprofit center for people with cognitive disabilities had been evacuated after the…