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Case Types: Negligence -  | Damages - Contribution | Environmental Law - CERCLA | Defenses - Statute of Limitations | Products Liability - Design Defect | Affirmative Defenses - Statute of Limitations | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Maintenance | Worker/Workplace Negligence - Negligent Assembly or Installation 

Case: The Burlington Northern & Santa Fe Railway Co. vs. Poole Chemical Co. and Skinner Tank Company

State: TX

Date: 2005-08-08

Experts: Ara Nalbandian P.E. (Cranston, RI) Failure Analysis (Engineering)

Summary: On Jan. 29, 2003, a main line railroad owned and operated by The Burlington Northern & Santa Fe Railway Co. was contaminated when either a 500,000- or 750,000-gallon storage tank at Poole Chemical Co...