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2 Workers Critical after Chemical Spill

Two demolition workers remain in intensive care in critical condition after a spill of a hazardous chemical at a former factory off Jefferson Road in Henrietta, NY. Crews were called around 9:20 Monday morning to the Amesbury Truth building for a report of a chemical leak. RELATED STORIES CA Winery Settles Chemical Safety Case Exxon […]

Gas Leak Possible Plant Blast Cause

Investigators are looking into a gas leak as the possible cause of a plant explosion Thursday leaving at least 10 people injured, including two critically, at a steel castings plant in southwestern Illinois, officials said. The blast occurred shortly after 8 a.m. in the cleaning-and-finishing department at the American Steel Foundries plant in Granite City, […]

One Dead in Gulf Oil Rig Fire

One man is dead, one is missing and four others suffered burns after an offshore oil platform off the Louisiana coast in the Gulf of Mexico caught fire Friday while workers were using a torch to cut an oil line on the platform, officials said. The owner of an oil platform that caught fire said […]

Work at Refinery Resumes after Blast

An oil refinery employee remained in critical condition at an Oklahoma City hospital as work started back up at the facility where an explosion early last weekend left him injured and another worker dead. Friday‚Äôs blast at a boiler inside the refinery south of Oklahoma City injured Russell Mann of Davis and killed Billy Smith, […]

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