Tuesday, July 27, 2021, two people were killed, and dozens more severely injured during the chemical leak that released 100,000 pounds of acetic acid into the plant at LyondellBasell Industries in La Porte, Texas.
LyondellBasell is one of the largest plastics, chemicals, and refining companies in the world that runs shifts around the clock to ensure constant production of its chemicals, polymers, fuels, and technologies.
Two Killed, Dozens of Severe Injuries Reported in the LyondellBassell Chemical Leak
Two contract workers were killed in the LyondellBassell chemical leak, and 30 more employees were hospitalized with burn injuries and respiratory trouble, with many remaining in serious or critical condition.
The company insists the leak was quickly stopped and is believed to be contained on the site, however, testing will be done to confirm. The ongoing effects of the leak are still unknown, and all employees who were exposed to the chemical leak should seek medical care to ensure their safety.
If you were injured by the chemical leak at LyondellBassell or have tragically lost a loved one to acetic acid exposure, contact our skilled Houston personal injury attorneys at the Nava Law Group today for help pursuing the organization for your complete financial recovery.
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If you have been injured by the chemical leak at LyondellBassell in La Porte, contact our experienced personal injury attorneys at the Nava Law Group today by calling (713) 661-9900 to discuss the details of your injuries to learn how we can help investigate your case during a free consultation.