Maryland Gastite, Wardflex Tubing Class Action Settlement

Settlement Structure: Claims Made

Active: Closed

Closed Settlement Statement:

According to court documents, the claim submission deadline has passed. Please contact the claims administrator if you have any questions.

Case Summary:

The plaintiffs in this lawsuit allege that Gastite and Wardflex corrugated stainless steel tubing (CSST) contain certain design defects that make it susceptible to lightning strikes which may cause the CSST to become energized and perforate causing a gas leak, fire, or explosion.

Docket Number:


Company: Titeflex

Filing Deadline: May 15, 2018

Class Period: September 5, 2006

Objection Deadline: May 15, 2017

Exclusion Deadline: May 15, 2017

Final Approval Hearing: June 23, 2017

Proof of Purchase:

Claimants must provide proof of property ownership and photos of the CSST.


You are included in this settlement if, as of March 15, 2017, you own property in the State of Maryland on which Titeflex’s Gastite® or Ward’s Wardflex® was installed after September 5, 2006, or who after September 5, 2006, purchased Property in which CSST was installed on or before September 5, 2006. 

Typical Settlement Amount:

Settlements vary, but generally claimants will receive inspection, code compliant repair, and/or a lightning protection system.

Total Settlement Amount:

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firms:
Tycko Zavareei
Whitfield Bryson & Mason

Claim Form: Gastite and Wardflex Yellow CSST Claim Form

Case Name: James Roy, et al. v. Titeflex Corporation, et al.

Settlement Website: James Roy et al. v. Titeflex Corporation et al.

Claims Administrator:
Angeion Group

Claims Administrator Contact Information:


Tags: Defective Product, Piping and Tubing