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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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Update: Husky Superior Refinery Explosion and Fire Investigation

In a “Factual Investigative Update: Husky Superior Refinery Explosion and Fire,” the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board released its findings on the explosion and fire that occurred on April 26, 2018 in Superior, Wisconsin.…
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Update: A worker injured in MarkWest explosion has died

Update: A worker injured in MarkWest explosion has died. Jeffrey Fisher, of Salem, West Virginia, died of his injuries at UPMC-Mercy hospital in Pittsburgh. He was a contract worker employed by Energy Transportation, LLC, of Bridgeport, West…
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Mark West Energy explosion

MarkWest Energy explosion injured four in Pennsylvania A MarkWest Energy explosion injured four employees in Chartiers Township, Pennsylvania on December 14, 2018. The incident happened at the MarkWest Energy natural gas processing plant on…
Northwest Chicago Metra explosion

Northwest Chicago Metra Explosion Killed One Worker, Injured Another

A Northwest Chicago Metra explosion killed one worker, and injured another in the Old Irving Park neighborhood, on the 4500 block of W. Byron Street. The two men were badly injured, and one of the men died shortly afterward. The incident happened…
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April Explosion at Superior Refinery Allegedly Caused by Safety Violations

Safety violations allegedly caused the April explosion at Superior Refinery that injured 11 people, according to a federal investigation. The incident happened on April 26, 2018. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) cited…
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Gatesville Hospital Explosion Death Toll Rises To Three

The Gatesville Hospital explosion death toll has risen to three. The explosion occurred on June 26, 2018, at a construction site of Coryell Memorial Heathcare System at 1507 West Main Street in Gatesville, Texas. The explosion killed one…
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Missouri Fireworks Explosion Destroyed Factory, Injured One Worker in Pleasant Hope

A Missouri fireworks explosion destroyed a factory and seriously injured a female employee on Tuesday evening, July third, 2018. The worker was apparently trapped inside the building. Firefighters pulled her from the wreckage. She was airlifted…
Northwest Chicago Metra explosion

Two Killed, Many Injured at Gatesville Hospital Explosion Construction Site

One worker was killed and several were injured at a Gatesville hospital explosion during construction at Coryell Memorial Healthcare System at 1507 West Main Street in Gatesville, Texas on June 26, 2018. Michael Bruggman of Rogers, died…
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Worker Seriously Injured in Explosion in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania

A 20-year-old worker, Joshua Taylor, was seriously injured with third degree burns after a work explosion at a Crescent Township business in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania on June 14, 2018. The explosion occurred at Premier Pan on McGovern…
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Explosion at UPS Freight in Lexington, Kentucky Injures Two

An explosion at a United Parcel Service (UPS) facility in Lexington, Kentucky on May 30, 2018 injured at least two people. Officials think that the explosion, which occurred around 7:30 a.m., happened when acetylene leaked out of cylinders…
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Grain Elevator Explosion in South Sioux City, Nebraska Hospitalizes One

An explosion in a grain elevator in South Sioux City, Nebraska hurt one person who was hospitalized with serious injuries. In addition, dozens of residents who lived near the area were evacuated, since crews needed to determine if the structure’s…
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Oil Well Tank Explosion Kills One, Injures Four In West Virginia

At least one person is dead after an oil well tank explosion in Doddridge County, West Virginia that occurred on Saturday, May 25, 2018. The Medical Examiner’s office identified the man killed in the tragedy as 51-year-old Barry Lattea, from…