Category: Wrongful Death

EPA Silent on Benzene Levels After Hurricane Harvey

  The EPA is remaining silent about the benzene levels in neighborhoods around the Houston Ship Channel immediately after Hurricane Harvey. According to an article published by The Texas Tribune, the EPA monitored for benzene and other toxic pollutants the week after Harvey crippled the Houston area. The EPA has yet to release its monitoring [..]

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Texas Leads Nation in Worker Deaths

Workplace Deaths Up in Texas, Which Still Tops List by Jim Malewitz, The Texas Tribune September 17, 2015 The number of people killed on the job in Texas increased in 2014, and the state retained its grim perch atop all others in workplace deaths, according to preliminary federal data released Thursday. Texas saw 524 fatal workplace [..]

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