Last week, on July 27th, a harmful chemical leak occurred at the LyondellBasell Industries Facility. The leak left 2 people dead and 30 people in the hospital due to exposure to the dangerous chemical, glacial acetic acid, which causes irritation and burns to the skin and difficulties breathing and swallowing.
At VB Attorneys, we are experienced in advocating on behalf of those who are left injured as a result of their company’s negligence. Not only have we helped numerous workers previously injured at a Lyondell plant fire, but we are currently representing numerous injured workers from this recent incident. We are working with the injured workers to investigate the chemical leak, as well as the negligence that caused this avoidable incident.
We have investigated fires and explosions before, including but not limited to:
We Are Here to Help.
If you have been injured in an accident that was caused by your negligent employer, our dedicated legal team will advocate for your rights. It is a federal and state regulation that workers are able to complete their job in a safe work environment. We are here to hold companies accountable when they do not protect their employees.
What to Expect When You Meet With Our Legal Team
When you meet with our workers’ compensation lawyers to discuss your case, we understand that you just endured a traumatic experience. As we gather the information necessary to proceed with your case, we will move forward with you in a manner that you are comfortable with. We will need as much detail from you as possible, in addition to any information regarding the injuries you sustained. From there, we will develop a plan of action to ensure that your rights are protected.
While the law is on your side, unfortunately, time is not. Contact us as soon as possible for experienced representation. We are committed to advocating on your behalf.