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E-Cigarette Explosion Lawsuit: Can I Sue For Vaping Burns?

You can ask our product liability lawyers if you have a personal injury or wrongful death claim in connection with an explosion or fire caused by a faulty e-cigarette or vaping device. In general, manufacturers have the responsibility to design…

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Can I Sue for a Gas Line Explosion During Excavation?

Yes, you may have the right to sue a company for a gas line explosion caused by a mistake during excavation if you or a loved one was severely injured. If a family member died in the gas line explosion, you…

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Motel 6 Gas Explosion Causes Critical Injury

A Cascade Gas employee responding to a gas leak emergency at the Motel 6 in Bremerton, Washington, was critically injured when the motel exploded, collapsed and burned. According to Bremerton Police, the worker suffered second- and third-degree burns and a…

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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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LG Gets $1.825 Million Penalty for Failure to Report Defective Dehumidifiers

LG Electronics Tianjin Appliance Co., Ltd., and LG Electronics USA Inc. (LG), agreed to pay a maximum $1,825,000 civil penalty, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). The civil penalty agreement settles CPSC staff’s charges that LG knowingly failed…

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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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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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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…