Petrochemical Law Press Releases, News & Media Information
|November 14, 2014, 12:03 pm|
On Saturday morning, hazardous gas from the DuPont plant in La Port, Texas, claimed the lives of four workers while injuring one other. Chrystle Rae Wise, local resident and employee of DuPont, was among those tragically killed on the job when deadly Methyl Mercaptan gas apparently leaked. Ms. Wise is survived by her only daughter, Jasmine Rae Wise, who stated, "We suffered a devastating loss of losing Crystle Wise during an on the job accident. Our thoughts and deepest sympathies go out to all the other families affected by this tragedy. We hope that closure will come with answers in future reports. Special thanks to all first responders involved in containment and recovery efforts."
|September 26, 2013, 2:19 pm|
Houston, TX – On Wednesday morning, two lawsuits were filed in Fort Bend County, TX against CVR Energy Corporation and its related entities on behalf of Russell Mann and Billy Smith. These two workers were killed in the explosion at the CVR refinery in Wynnewood, OK on September 28th, 2012.
|June 25, 2013, 11:13 pm|
Three contract workers injured in the June 13 explosion at the Williams Olefins plant in Geismar have filed suit against the company.
|June 24, 2013, 10:33 am|
Williams Cos. (WMB), a U.S. operator of gas and oil pipelines, was sued by three pipefitters injured in the June 13 explosion at a subsidiary’s chemical plant in Geismar, Louisiana.
|June 23, 2013, 6:42 pm|
Baton Rouge, La — Brent Coon & Associates will be filing a lawsuit on behalf of three workers who were injured in an explosion at a Geismar chemical plant on June 13th that killed two people and injured 74 others.