Lawsuit Filed Over LyondellBasell Crane Collapse

Law360, New York (July 21, 2008, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Litigation is already being filed after a large crane collapsed Friday at a LyondellBasell refinery in Houston, killing four people and injuring seven others.

A judge approved Grant Pesak's request for a temporary restraining order against LyondellBasell in the 269th Judicial District Court of Harris County, Texas in a suit filed Friday.

Pesak is a contract worker who was in an elevated bucket at the time of the accident. The order prevents LyondellBasell from changing, altering or destroying the accident scene.

“We filed the TRO in...
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