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Explosion at Steel Plant Burns 3, One Fatally

Yesterday, an explosion at Fairfield Works, a U.S. Steel plant, killed one person and severely injured 2 others.  The plant is located in Fairfield, Alabama, part of the Birmingham metropolitan area. The Jefferson County Coroner’s Office identified the man who…

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House Explosion Burns 2 Women, Propane Suspected Cause

An explosion at a house burned 2 women, both of whom were flown to Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. The preliminary investigation points to propane cylinders outside of the house as the cause of the explosion. “We are currently…

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Minneapolis Apartment Explosion and Fire Investigation

On January 1, 2014, an explosion and fire in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood of Minneapolis killed 3 people. The bodies of two men were recovered from the building a day after the explosion. A third man was taken to the hospital in…

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Chemical Explosion Deaths and Injuries Preventable

In Europe, toxic chemical manufacturers have to prove that they are safe before they are used. In the United Stated, the government has to prove they are unsafe to prevent their sale and use. The result is that hundreds of…

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Lawyer for Cedar-Riverside Apartment Explosion and Fire in Minneapolis

Attorney Fred Pritzker is available for a free lawsuit evaluation for victims of the Cedar-Riverside apartment explosion and fire in Minneapolis, Minnesota. “It is critical to gather evidence as soon as possible after an explosion and fire. Although it is…

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Gas Line Explosion Kills Restaurant Worker

What happens when a gas line explosion kills a restaurant worker? Who is at fault? Who can be sued? In most cases, there are lawsuits against the company that owns the gas line and/or an unrelated company that broke a…

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Deadly Mobile Home Fire Caused by Wood Stove, 5 Die of Smoke Inhalation

A wood stove used to heat a mobile home was the likely cause of a fire that killed 5 people, according to the Indiana State Fire Marshal’s office. Reports do not mention if the wood stove was defective. All 5…

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Fatal House Fire in the Twin Cities

If your loved one was killed in a house fire in the Twin Cities, our Minneapolis lawyers can help your family determine what caused the firm and who is responsible. Attorneys Fred Pritzker and Eric Hageman have experience winning money for…

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Fire and Explosion Lawyers for Gas Valve Recall Lawsuit

Several importers and distributors have issued a recall of low lead ball gas valves because they can crack and cause gas to leak. The result could be a fire and/or explosion causing serious burns, other personal injures and wrongful death.…