There was an explosion at the Sherwin Williams Plant in Garland, Texas on August 7, 2023. According to reports, there were multiple explosions early Monday morning before the plant caught fire. Nearby residents report being woken by the explosions. At least one person at the plant was injured and taken to a hospital for medical care. The explosion remains under investigation at this time.
There have been a number of incidents at industrial and manufacturing plants. There was a deadly accident at Chemtrusion Compounding in Houston, Texas on July 22, 2023. There was an explosion at the Duquesne Light power station on Brunot Island in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania on July 23, 2023. There was an explosion at Thatcher Chemical in Salt Lake City, Utah on July 23, 2023. 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.
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 877-678-5864 to learn more about your legal rights.