2017-10-17T14:25:44+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Oil Platform Explosion
Man Missing After Clovelly Oil Platform Explosion in Louisiana

Thirty-six hours after a Clovelly oil and gas platform in Louisiana’s Lake Pontchartrain exploded on Sunday night, one crew member is still missing. Timothy Morrison, 44, of Katy, Texas was one of eight men on the platform when the blast…

2017-10-17T14:25:29+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Oil Rig Explosion
Clovelly Oil Rig Explosion Injures 7, 1 Missing

One person is missing and seven others were injured after an oil rig owned by Clovelly Oil Co. exploded in Louisiana on October 15, 2017. All of the victims required hospitalization for treatment of explosion injuries and burns. The Coast…

2017-10-15T18:45:27+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Burned Arm
Generator Explosion Injures 2 in Reading, PA

Two men were injured when a generator battery exploded at Reading Intermediate High School on Wednesday, October 11. The men, both school maintenance employees, were attempting to start the generator during a power outage when the battery exploded splashing both…

2017-10-13T19:04:48+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Dust Explosion Fire
Chemical Explosion at Northeast Agricultural Sales Injures 3

Three people were injured in an October 11 chemical explosion at Northeast Agricultural Sales in Detroit, Maine. In the early afternoon, a three-man crew was working to clean sulfur and dust out of an 86-foot-tall silo. When the blast occurred,…

2017-10-12T09:52:56+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Smoke Inhalation from Fire
New Haven Condo Fire Hospitalizes 6

Six people were injured October 8, when an early-morning fire ripped through a condo complex in New Haven, CT. A 61-year-old woman who sustained second and third-degree burns was rushed to The Connecticut Burn Center at Bridgeport, the state’s only…

2017-10-11T09:44:55+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Test Fire Alarm
Fire Prevention Week 2017: Plan 2 Ways Out

When you hear a fire alarm, you have about two minutes to make it outside safely. In the chaos and confusion a fire, knowing an escape plan and a backup plan, can mean the difference between life and death. That’s…

2017-09-30T13:31:28+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Colorado Finds 428 Leaking Pipelines Near Occupied Buildings

At least, 428 Colorado oil and gas pipelines located near residential areas are leaking, according to a new report by the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Committee (COGCC). Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper ordered a statewide review of pipelines within 1,000…

2017-10-03T17:24:34+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Midland Resources Recovery storage tank after explosion
CSB Probes Midland Resource Recovery Explosions

Undeclared chemicals in old gas containers may have been the source of two fatal explosions at Midland Resource Recovery in Philippi, WV earlier this year,  according to a new report from the U.S. Chemical Safety Board (CSB). The May 24 and…

2017-09-26T09:49:42+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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After Fatal Firestone House Explosion, CO Revamps Pipeline Rules

Five months after a house explosion in Firestone, Colorado killed two people and seriously injured another, state regulators have published a schedule for the revision of pipeline standards that begins with the first of two stakeholder meetings today and concludes…

2017-09-22T13:31:13+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Building on Fire
Report: Multiple-Death Fires Surged in 2016

The number of catastrophic multiple-death fires surged in 2016, according to a new report from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). Both the number of these fires and the deaths resulting from them were higher in 2016 than in 2015…

2017-10-03T17:44:19+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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House Fire with Smoke
Report: Southern States Have Highest Fire Death Rates

Southern states have had the highest fire death rates for the last three decades, according to a new report from the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA). The report looked at fire death rates between 1981-1985 and again during the period between…

2017-09-22T14:04:03+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Pipeline
Lincoln Natural Gas Explosion Injures 2, Damages 43 Homes

Natural gas is the suspected source of a massive house explosion in Lincoln, Nebraska that critically injured two people yesterday afternoon. The blast, which occurred near the intersection of 77th Street and Old Cheney Road around 4:30 p.m., was so powerful…