Shocking! DuPont LaPorte chemical leak accident-workers did not get respirators alleges lawyer

LaPorte, TX– In a shocking allegation, a lawyer from Texas, apparently representing the family of one of the victims,¬† has said that the DuPont facility at LaPorte, Texas, where a massive chemical leak of deadly chemical Methyl Mercaptan took place on 15th Nov 2014, did not provide proper working respirators to the workers in the […]

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Insurance claims from Mittal HPCL Bathinda refinery fire may reach 100 million $ US

Sep10, 2014 – Bathinda, Punjab, India¬† The recent fire circa 20 June 2014 at the Mittal- HPCL (Hindustan Petroleum Company Limited) refinery in Bathinda, Punjab, India may result in claims of over 100 million dollars, say news reports. The refinery had been insured against accidents, as well as against loss of business due to accidents. […]

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Improving Chemical Facility Safety and Security-new Executive Order issued by the President

Washington DC, Aug 01, 2013– Due to the recent spate of chemical industry related accidents and unfortunate events, the President of the United States today issued an Executive Order to improve safety and security in chemical industry related facilities in the US. Towards this end, the President has constituted a working group, called the Chemical […]

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