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OxyTote Explosion Lawsuit and Recall Information

OxyTote explosion lawsuit help: 1-888-377-8900 (toll free). We are a national product liability law firm with experience in cases where a product explodes, causing serious personal injury or wrongful death. Western/Scott Company, maker of OxyTote, has become aware of the…

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Propane Leak Caused Fatal Iowa House Explosion

Iowa fire and explosion investigators have determined that leaked propane caused a home to explode, killing a man from rural Maquoketa, Iowa. The blast happened early on the morning of June 25 in Jackson County when he was the sole…

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Two Fire Deaths Probed in Big Flats, Wisconsin

Investigation continues into the explosion and fire in the Township of Big Flats, Wisconsin, that caused two deaths on Friday, July 31. In early afternoon, a 911 caller reported explosions and a structure fire  on East Trout Valley Road.  According…

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Fire Deaths Continue Claiming Lives in Elderly Population

Fire deaths among adults aged 65 and over have accounted for at least 2.4 percent and as much as 3.3 percent of all unintentional injury deaths for the age group dating back to the year 2000, according to a new…

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Workplace Explosion Injures Aerospace Employees in Washington

A workplace explosion at Zodiac Aerospace in Newport, Washington, is under investigation following injuries to five employees. While on the job at Zodiac’s Advanced Composite and Engineered Materials facility, the crisis unfolded on July 14. Ten days later, one of…

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Propane Explosion at Filling Station Caused by Ruptured Tank

Two men were seriously injured when a propane tank ruptured and exploded at a filling station in Marshfield, Massachusetts, about an hour south of Boston. One of the injured men was an employee of Williams Coal and Oil Company. At…

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Duplex Explosion Lawsuit Investigation

A duplex explosion can give rise to personal injury and wrongful death claims against a landlord, propane company, gas company or others, including manufacturers of defective products that explode and cause a fire. Our lawyers won $45 million for people…

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Investigation of Gas Explosion Points to Con Edison

On March 12, 2014, at about 9:30 in the morning, two buildings by 116th Street and Park Avenue in East Harlem exploded. Twenty minutes earlier, someone had called Consolidated Edison (ConEd or Con Edison) and reported smelling gas. Eight people…

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Fatal House Explosion in Alliance, Nebraska

Why Didn’t Anyone Smell the Propane? Propane build-up is the probably cause of a house explosion in Alliance, Nebraska, that tragically killed 84-year-old Patricia Vogel and injured Cynthia Wurm. Propane is a colorless odorless gas.  To make sure people can…

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Death from Fire Statistics from the CDC

The following is age=adjusted death rate from fire and flames by state for 2007-2011: The state with highest death rate (2.9 per 100,000 population) was Missippi (435 deaths). Alaska had the next highest death rate (2.1), even though the number…

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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…