Wooster, OH (June 16, 2022) – An explosion at a biosolid processing facility in Wooster on Tuesday, June 14, left three people injured. The incident occurred at a facility operated by the Secrest Rad Quasar Energy Group at around 10:20 a.m.
The explosion took place at a black-domed digestion unit where biosolids were processed. A hazmat team was called to the scene. The facility was closed following the blast. Three people at the scene were transported to a local hospital for treatment.
An ongoing investigation into the cause of the accident is underway.
Our thoughts are with the injured victims and their families at this time. We hope for their full recovery.
Explosion Injuries in Ohio
Workplace explosions are a vivid example of the occupational risks that workers in various sectors encounter. They frequently attract media attention, and it’s understandable that an explosion may result in worker injury or death. The normal individual, on the other hand, is probably uninformed of their personal danger of being caught in an explosion at work. In 2011, 143 employees died in fires and explosions.
If you were harmed in an accident caused by someone else’s carelessness, you have the right to submit a negligence claim for your injuries. Everyone is responsible for acting in a manner that does not endanger others. Failure to do so might be construed as carelessness, and individuals who have been harmed could be entitled to compensation. You may be able to pursue a personal injury claim for damages with the aid of a skilled attorney.
A personal injury lawsuit can be time-consuming and difficult to file if you don’t have any legal knowledge. It is not required for you to do all tasks on your own. A knowledgeable attorney may be able to assist you in receiving the maximum amount of compensation allowed by law.
After an accident, a knowledgeable Wooster serious injury lawyer may help affected clients exercise their legal rights by submitting a claim for damages. Medical expenditures, lost pay, and pain and suffering are all examples of losses that might occur. The Joseph Law Group has extensive expertise in representing people who have been hurt on the job. Any form of personal injury lawsuit can be handled by our attorneys.
If you’ve been hurt in an explosion, call us immediately at 216-522-1600 to discuss your options.
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Disclaimer: Our team of attorneys at Joseph Law Group has been helping injured victims and their families throughout the state of Ohio for decades. We hope that these posts will be a reminder to our community members to use an abundance of caution when operating a motor vehicle to avoid and prevent being involved in a serious accident that results in injury. This is not a solicitation for business. None of the information in this post is intended to be medical or legal advice. The photo used in this post was not taken at the accident scene.