Plant Explosion Accidents

Houston Plant Explosion Injury Lawyers

Were you injured in a Houston Plant Explosion? Get Help When You Need it Most.

Houston is often referred to as the “Energy Capital of the World.” According to Business in Texas, the State leads the nation in petroleum refining and chemical production with the City of Houston accounting for “over 40 percent of the nation’s base petrochemical capacity.” 

This means that Houston is home to an inordinately large number of chemical plants. Chemical plants can be dangerous to both workers and nearby residents. If you are injured in a Houston plant explosion, you need to consult with an attorney immediately.

Blasts from a chemical plant can do irreparable harm to you and your family. If you suffered an injury as a result of an explosion at a nearby plant, you might be entitled to compensation. 

With over 100 years of combined experience, we can help you get the compensation you need and the justice you deserve. Let us be your champion.

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Recent Houston Plant Explosions 2019-2020

  • January 24, 2020. As reported by Reuters, an explosion at a Houston industrial site killed at least two people. Nearby homes were also damaged as a result of the blast, which is believed to have occurred at the Watson Grinding and Manufacturing facility. A third person later succumbed to his blast-related injuries, according to the Houston Chronicle.
  • November 27, 2019. According to NPR, an explosion at the TPC Group Petrochemical Plant injured three people and damaged several nearby homes. The blast sent “a huge ball of fire” into the air and resulted in mandatory evacuations near the plant.
  • July 31, 2019. A fire and explosion at the Exxon Mobil refinery injures 37 people. The Baytown petrochemical plant had another fire at one of their refineries in the same complex only months earlier, as reported by USA Today.
  • April 2, 2019. The leak of isobutylene causes an explosion at the KMCO chemical plant, according to ABC 13 Eyewitness News. The fire lasted for more than five hours, killing one person and injuring two others.

Hire an Experienced Houston Plant Explosion Attorney

If you are injured in a plant explosion, you will likely need medical attention. You should never have to pay out of pocket because of a company’s negligence. Chemical plants are dangerous, and when proper safety procedures are not followed, they can prove deadly. 

The attorneys at Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs give a voice to those injured by negligence or wrongdoing. We are advocates for our clients in and out of the courtroom. As board-certified personal injury lawyers, we have recovered over $1 billion on behalf of our clients. 

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Tommy Fibich

Tommy Fibich

Founding Partner

Tommy Fibich is a widely respected Texas Trial Attorney who has dedicated 45 years to a life of law and advocacy.

Russell Scott Briggs

Russell Scott Briggs

Attorney

Russ Briggs is a native of Beaumont, Texas, the son of two teachers. He is happily married to Rebekah Briggs and they have two adult daughters

Erin Copeland

Erin Copeland

Partner

Erin K. Copeland is a partner with the law firm of Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs in Houston, Texas.

Greg Fibich

Greg Fibich

Attorney

A native Houstonian, Greg started his legal career at a highly respected, boutique defense firm.

Jay Henderson

Jay Henderson

Attorney

Jay Henderson was born and raised in the East Texas town of Palestine. Jay graduated from Palestine High School in 1976 with no special accolades except a diploma.

Sara J. Fendia

Sara J. Fendia

Of Counsel

Attorney Sara J. Fendia is an experienced trial lawyer who has spent her more than 25 years in the legal field

Kelley Bogusevic

Kelley Bogusevic

Attorney

Kelley has spent her entire career representing individuals injured by the acts of others. She has the compassion and drive to get great results for her clients.

W. Michael Leebron, II

W. Michael Leebron, II

1945-2013

Mike Leebron was one of the state’s great trial lawyers until his death on July 6, 2013.

Anthony Foster

Anthony Foster

Attorney

Attorney Anthony Foster of Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs works on personal injury, products liability, business litigation, and Essure cases to help get clients maximum compensation for their injuries and loses.

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