Accident: AB Specialty Silicones, LLC
Location: Location: Waukegan, IL
Accident Occured On: 05/03/2019 | Final Report Released On:
Accident Type: Release
Investigation Status: The CSB's investigation is currently ongoing.
On Friday May 3, 2019, a massive explosion and fire occurred at the AB Specialty Silicones facility in Waukegan, IL, killing four workers and causing extensive damage to nearby businesses.