Current Situation Shepherd Chemical Plant Fire
Mokaram Law Firm extends our deepest concerns to the residents and workers affected by the recent fire at the Shepherd chemical plant on FM 1127 in San Jacinto County. We understand the distress and uncertainty that such an incident can cause, and we stand ready to offer our legal expertise to those impacted.
An employee has suffered significant injuries, with first-degree burns to the face and more severe burns to the arms. While we are grateful that no other injuries have been reported among the 19 workers present, the emotional and environmental toll on the community cannot be overlooked.
Community Impact and Immediate Response
The San Jacinto County Office of Emergency Management’s directive for shelter-in-place affected many, with an initial radius of five miles reduced to one mile post-assessment. Residents of FM 1127 facing the dilemma of evacuation received instructions to relocate, highlighting the disruption to daily life. Furthermore, US Highway 59’s closure has created significant transportation issues, evidencing the broader consequences of such emergencies.
Educational Institutions’ Evacuations and Measures
The evacuation of a private school on FM 1127 and Goodrich ISD, along with the precautionary stance of Shepherd ISD, underscores the incident’s severity and the risk to our children’s safety and education.
Legal Recourse for the Affected
At the Mokaram Law Firm, located in Houston, Texas, we specialize in representing individuals who have been affected by industrial accidents and environmental hazards. Our experienced team is committed to ensuring that those impacted by the Shepherd plant fire receive the justice and compensation they deserve.
Why Choose Mokaram Law Firm?
Expertise: With a proven track record in personal injury and environmental law, we are equipped to handle the complexities of your case.
Personalized Attention: Each case is personal to us. We dive deep into the specifics of how this incident has affected your health, property, and well-being.
No Win, No Fee: We operate on a contingency fee basis, meaning we only get paid if you win your settlement.
Seek Legal Representation Now
Do not wait to seek legal representation if you were affected by the fire. The Mokaram Law Firm is prepared to evaluate your case thoroughly and fight for your rights. It is crucial to act swiftly to ensure that evidence is preserved and your claim is filed within the legal time limits.
For those seeking more information or to schedule a free consultation, please contact us. Let us help you navigate through this challenging time with the dedicated and compassionate legal representation you deserve.
Remember, the Mokaram Law Firm is not just a team of attorneys; we are advocates for justice in our Houston community and beyond. Reach out today – we are here to help you heal and recover from this tragedy.