Harlem Gas-Leak Victim Suing NY For $25M

Harlem Fire and Building CollapseThe NYPost reports that a victim of the March East Harlem gas explosion is suing the city for $25 million, claiming her debilitating injuries have prevented her from pursuing a dream job of working with disabled kids. Continue Reading →

FDNY to Increase Gas Leaks Response Based On Harlem Explosion

harlem firefighters in harlem by rudy collinsThe New York City Fire Department will now have a much greater role in responding to reports of possible gas leaks, according to an order made by Mayor Bill de Blasio in response to the March explosion that leveled two East Harlem buildings and killed eight people. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Explosion ‘Devastating’ And ‘Leaks’ (videos)

Rescue workers searched the rubble Thursday for victims of a gas explosion that killed at least seven people, while investigators tried to pinpoint the source of the leak and the cause of the explosion. Continue Reading →