In Independence, Missouri there has been an increase in machinery accidents. In 2016, there were 11 such accidents, which is a 33% increase from the 6 such accidents that occurred in 2015. The causes of these accidents vary, but often involve machines that are not properly maintained. It is important for businesses and individuals to be aware of the importance of safety when working with machinery. By taking the proper precautions and following maintenance guidelines, you can help prevent injury or property damage in an Independence machinery accident.

Manufacturing Companies

There are many manufacturing companies located in Independence Missouri. Some of the larger companies located in Independence include

Thomas Bumgardner
Makes Good Scents
Clark SA Enterprises LLC
Rhonda’ S Creations
Round Tree Design
Vegan Kingdom Kc
Kramer Best
God Signs
International Pop, Inc.
Concrete Adhesive Coatings, LLC
Hill’s Canvas
Sturgis Leather LLC

Independence is also home to several smaller manufacturers, such as Rokan Manufacturing and Ozark Tool Works.

Machinery Accidents

The following is a list of machinery accidents that have occurred in Independence Missouri. We hope this will help you to be more aware of the dangers associated with machinery, and help keep you and your loved ones safe.

In March of 2016, a construction site in Independence Missouri was hit by a large crane that collapsed, injuring six people. The crane had been rented from a company based in Kansas City.

In November of 2015, an ammonia plant in Independence Missouri exploded, killing two people and injuring dozens more. The plant was owned by one of the largest energy companies in the United States.

In March of 2014, a grain elevator exploded in Independence Missouri, injuring fifteen people. The explosion was caused by an unknown source and remains under investigation.

If you have been involved in a machinery accident in Independence Missouri, don’t hesitate to contact an accident lawyer. An experienced attorney can help you navigate the legal process and get the compensation you deserve for your injuries.