Large Award after Blast At Elevator, $181M

Posted on Aug 09, 2012

Injured workers awarded $180M
The Southern
5 hours ago • THE SOUTHERN AND AP Three men who were badly injured in a 2010 explosion in Chester have been awarded more than $180 million in damages. Nearly all of the money will be paid by ConAgra Foods Inc., whose Chester facility saw a grain

Jury: $181M to 3 hurt in Ill. grain elevator blast
CBS News
LOUIS, Ill. — A federal jury sided against ConAgra Foods Inc. and a subcontractor Friday in awarding roughly $181 million in damages to three workers severely injured in a 2010 explosion at a southern Illinois grain elevator. Omaha, Neb.

Jury awards $181M to three men injured Chester grain bin explosion
Daily American
By Anonymous AP A man who was badly burned when an Illinois grain elevator exploded two years ago knows he may ultimately get a big chunk of the $181 million that a federal jury awarded him and two co-workers who were seriously injured in the blast.

Jury: $181M to 3 Hurt in Illinois Grain Elevator Blast
Insurance Journal
A federal jury has sided against ConAgra Foods Inc. and a subcontractor in awarding roughly $181 million in damages to three workers severely injured in a 2010 explosion at a southern Illinois grain elevator.

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Steve Lombardi
Iowa personal injury, workers' compensation, motorcycle, quadriplegic, paraplegic, brain injury, death