Federal Contractor Misconduct Database (FCMD)
Maldonado et al. v. Valero Refining-Texas (Texas City Refinery Explosion)
Subcontractors working at Valero’s Texas City refinery sued to recover damages for injuries caused by an April 2018 explosion and fire at the refinery. The plaintiffs were working at or near the site of the incident when a pipe carrying hydrocarbon gases and liquids burst. The lawsuit alleges negligence and gross negligence.
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