Incidents At Marathon’s Galveston Bay Refinery
Marathon Petroleum Company’s Galveston Bay refinery in Texas City, Texas was built in 1934. There have been numerous serious safety incidents and accidents at the refinery.
For example, on February 28, 2013, a fire broke out at the Marathon Petroleum refinery.
On March 15, 2005, a vent stack at the Marathon Petroleum refinery (which was then owned by BP) ignited, killing 15 workers and injuring hundreds of others. Numerous personal injury negligence lawsuits were filed. Many injured people and their families received substantial settlements.
Our refinery accident lawyers at Morrow & Sheppard have the skills and experience to help you and your family secure the compensation you deserve when you or a loved one is injured at an industrial facility, plant, or refinery.
Contact us for a free, confidential consultation to discuss your legal rights before they are jeopardized by a corporation, employer, or insurance company. Your consultation will be kept secret, and it does not obligate you to hire our law firm or file a claim.