Category: Oil Field Accidents

Nearly Half of Coastline Clean After Santa Barbara Oil Spill

June 9, 2015 -- Santa Barbara County officials say 44% of the shoreline between Santa Barbara and Ventura counties have been cleaned after last month’s oil spill at Refugio State Beach. The Los Angeles Times reports that crews have cleaned...

Oil & Gas Pipeline Explosion Lawsuit

Texas Oil Spill Class Action Lawyer

After major oil spills, class action lawsuits are often filed against pipeline companies by fishermen and business owners who had economic losses due to the environmental devastation.

Pipeline in Santa Barbara Oil Spill Had Extensive Corrosion

  June 4, 2015 -- An oil spill last mont in Santa Barbara happened along a badly worn section of pipe, federal regulators told the Associated Press. The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration said the pipeline had worn away...

Texas Santa Barbara Oil Spill Lawyer

  The Texas-based oil company Plains All-American Pipeline has been hit with lawsuits after an oil spill in Santa Barbara. Over 100,000 gallons of crude oil spilled onto a state beach and flowed into the ocean. Two beaches were closed...

Oil & Gas Pipeline Explosion Lawsuit

Jury Awards $20 Million to Man Burned in Gas Explosion

A jury in Los Angeles, California has ordered Southern California Gas Co. to pay nearly $20 million to a man who was severely burned and suffered brain damage in a gas explosion at his apartment in San Gabriel.

Oil & Gas Pipeline Explosion Lawsuit

Texas Oil Rig Accident Lawyer

When oil rig accidents occur, they are often very serious or deadly. We believe victims deserve compensation. There is no excuse for companies who put corporate profits above the safety of their employees.

The Clark Firm, LLP Obtains $22 Million in 20 Months

December 6, 2013 -- In the last 20 months, Collen A. Clark has obtained over $22 million for our clients, bringing the total amount of settlements and/or jury verdicts to $260 million. The Clark Firm, LLP is actively litigating cases...

$9.2 Million Award for Injured Texas Oil Field Worker

Collen A. Clark has obtained a $9.2 million award for an oil field worker who filed a Texas oil field accident lawsuit. Our client was severely injured after an oil field truck backed into him. Although it was our client’s...

$3.5 Million Settlement in Texas Oil Field Accident Lawsuit

Collen A. Clark obtained a $3.5 million settlement in a Texas oil field accident lawsuit, on behalf of an oil field worker who was injured. The settlement was awarded just four months after The Clark Firm, LLP obtained an $8.5...

Texas Oil and Gas Lawyer Lawsuit

Texas Oil Field Accident Lawyer

Oilfield drilling rig accidents have happened in oil & gas fields throughout the United States for the last 100 years since the drilling of the infamous Texas Spindletop oil well. Today, due to the fast pace of the oil &...