Explosion at Gas Plant in Hickman County, Tennessee

by | Aug 18, 2023 | Industrial Accident

There was an explosion at the Tennessee Gas Pipeline/Kinder Morgan facility in Hickman County, Tennessee on August 18, 2023.  According to reports, there was an explosion at a natural gas compressor station at the plant.  It is believed an equipment failure led to the explosion.  It is unclear if anyone was injured in the explosion.

There have been a number of incidents at industrial and manufacturing plants.  There was an explosion at a recycling facility in Houston, Texas on July 27, 2023.  There was an explosion at a processing plant in Chandler, Arizona on July 31, 2023.  There was an explosion at the Sherwin Williams Plant in Garland, Texas on August 7, 2023.

Refineries and industrial facilities can pose significant dangers both to workers and to the general public.  When dangerous work is involved, extra precautions must be taken, especially when fires and explosions can occur.  Equipment must be properly inspected and maintained to ensure that accidents do not occur and that hardworking Americans are not hurt.

Those touched by an industrial accident should know their legal rights and remedies, and act quickly to preserve them. Our attorneys have extensive experience in cases involving industrial and plant personal injury and wrongful death, including those caused by equipment malfunctioning.  The firm has experience in courts across the country and the skills needed to represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or as a result of an explosion, or been seriously injured.

The experienced attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was a victim of an accident at a plant or refinery.  Please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or to learn more about your legal rights.