Williams Olefins http://wrkf.org en Geismar Plant Explosion Claims a Second Life http://wrkf.org/post/geismar-plant-explosion-claims-second-life <p>Thursday’s chemical plant explosion in Geismar, La. has claimed another life. Seven remained hospitalized Friday with burns and respiratory complications.</p><p>Williams Companies CEO Alan Armstrong visited with workers and their families Friday. He called the incident a “major” explosion.</p><p>“This is a terrible and unprecedented tragedy," Armstrong said. "I’ve talked with a few of our employees and I know they are hurting, however, I’ve also seen and been inspired by their courage.”</p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 21:20:56 +0000 Kelly Connelly 11998 at http://wrkf.org