Attorneys for those killed and/or injured in the fatal propane explosion at LEAP Inc. last year filed civil lawsuits this week on behalf of them and their families, claiming negligence by CN Brown Co. of South Paris and Techno Metal Post Maine of Manchester.
A massive fire broke out Thursday at the main oil storage facility on the outskirts of the Pakistani port city of Karachi, at a terminal used by a local subsidiary of the Royal Dutch Shell.
A fire at a Louisiana chlorine plant erupted with thick, billowing smoke Thursday after Hurricane Laura plowed through part of the country's petrochemical corridor with storm surges and fierce wind, forcing residents around the plant to shelter in their homes.
Five firefighters hurt at massive fire burning at Carolina Poly
A massive fire at a government-run hydroelectric plant killed nine workers in southern India, an official said Friday.
The A&D Cold Storage warehouse in Worcester was badly damaged by a fire
A ruptured crude oil pipeline set off a monstrous fire on a desert highway in Egypt on Tuesday, injuring 12, local authorities said.
A raging fire at a natural gas field in remote northeastern India has killed two firefighters and forced nearly 8,000 people to leave their homes, an official said Wednesday.
The author relates what occurred at this incident involving the Chicago Fire Department's response to an explosion and a building collapse at an industrial site.
A gas leak at a South Korean-owned chemical factory killed 12 people and sickened more than a thousand.