Archives for September 2011

Runnels Accident: Officers are on the Scene of a Serious Two-Vehicle Crash that Happened Early Wednesday Morning

It is with heavy hearts that we report the following accident in the hometown of Brett, Ryan and Don Beattie. We will keep the family of these victims in our hearts. WHO Staff Writer 5:40 a.m. CDT, September 28, 2011 Around 4:15 am on Wednesday, police headed out to Southeast 116th Street north of Runnels […]

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Semi Accident on I-80 Near Grinnell Takes Life of 4 Victims

A semi truck driver sideswiped a tow semi truck and another semi on I-80 near Grinnell, tragically killing four individuals today. This is tragic news out of Grinnell where many deadly accidents have occurred on I-80 in recent years. The Des Moines Register is reporting that Jesse J. Inman, 29, of Ankeny, driver for Hanifen […]

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Propane Gas – Consumer Maintenance on Gas System – Explosions

The vast majority of homeowners lack knowledge to be able to perform any type of work or maintenance on their propane gas systems. It is absolutely critical that propane gas systems which include all of the gas lines, fittings, and gas appliances be kept as gas tight as possible. These systems are very complicated and […]

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Natural Gas – Consumer Maintenance on Gas System – Explosions

The vast majority of homeowners lack knowledge to be able to perform any type of work or maintenance on their natural gas systems. It is absolutely critical that natural gas systems which include all of the gas lines, fittings, and gas appliances be kept as gas tight as possible. These systems are very complicated and […]

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Odor Fade – Natural Gas – Gas Detectors

I have previously discussed the concept of odor fade in association with the use of propane. Likewise, in natural gas, odor fade occurs. Odor fade is a term that is used to describe the process by which the odorant selected by the natural gas industry fails to serve as an effective warning in the event […]

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Are You Being Followed? Maybe.

One of the hardest aspects of being a victim is that the tortfeaser (i.e., the party that caused your injuries) views you as a threat. Insurance companies regularly employ investigators to follow and spy upon you. It is not fair, but it is reality. During the process they videotape your every move. The investigator (e.g., […]

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