Natural gas explosions may be the last thing on your mind as a homeowner, but these deadly accidents occur more often than you might think. In the last two years, over 130 people have been injured and 12 people have lost their lives in the United States, alone; and to think, these were all accidents. At FDS, we handle all gas explosion cases, including the Eastlake, Ohio home explosion case we settled in recent years.
The 5 most-damaging natural gas explosions:
- August 14, 2012: Brentwood, New York. 1 dead, 17 injured.
- August 29, 2012: New Milford, Connecticut. 1 dead, 2 injured.
- November 10, 2012: Richmond Hill, Indiana. 2 dead, 20 injured, damaged over 80 surrounding homes.
- November 23, 2012: Springfield, Massachusetts. 21 injured, damaged over 40 surrounding buildings.
- March 12, 2014: East Harlem, New York. 8 dead, 70 injured.
Contact our attorneys today for safety tips on how to avoid these deadly accidents.