Judge dismisses $3M in USS injury claims

May 31, 2013 | 06:43 PM | Thorsten Schier

Tags  Power Piping Co., U.S. Steel Corp., Clairton, Pa. coke plant, explosion, injuries, lawsuit, ruling compensation

NEW YORK — Power Piping Co. has been found not liable for nearly $3 million in compensation sought by Pittsburgh-based U.S. Steel Corp. following a 2010 explosion at its coke plant in Clairton, Pa.

Under the Pennsylvania Workers’ Compensation Act, Pittsburgh-based Power Piping is not liable for about $2 million U.S. Steel paid injured workers following the accident, according to Allegheny County Court of Common Pleas Judge Stanton Wettick’s May 24....





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