Superior Oil Refinery Explosion and Fire 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:

This settlement resolves a class action about an explosion and fire that took place at the Superior Refinery in Superior, Wisconsin on April 26, 2018. The complaint alleged that Husky Oil Operations Ltd. and Superior Refining Company, LLC were negligent in operating the facility and did not adequately compensate those in the community for the mandatory evacuation that was ordered by the local government. The order was issued to all in a three-mile radius east and west of the refinery and within ten miles south of the refinery.

Docket Number:


Company: Superior Refining Company, LLC

Filing Deadline: November 3, 2021

Class Period: April 26, 2018

Objection Deadline: November 3, 2021

Exclusion Deadline: November 3, 2021

Final Approval Hearing: December 22, 2021

Proof of Purchase:

You do not need to provide proof at this time.


You may be eligible if you were over eighteen and subject to the Evacuation Order of April 26, 2018 as a result of the Superior Refinery explosion and fire and you want compensation for economic loss or loss of use and enjoyment of your property, excluding personal injury damages.

Typical Settlement Amount:

Estimated at $150 per claimant, not to exceed $300 per household. If SRC’s Reimbursement Program made payments to or for you, that amount will be deducted from the amount you receive from this settlement. Amounts may be increased up to $200 per claimant or $400 per household, or may be reduced, depending on costs and payments for the suit and on the number of valid claims received.

Total Settlement Amount: $1.05 million

Class Representative Proposed Incentive Fee:


Law Firm:
Zimmerman Reed

Claim Form: Superior Oil Refinery Explosion and Fire Settlement Claim Form

Case Name: Jasen Bruzek, Hope Koplin, and Christopher Peterson v. Husky Oil Operations LTD and Superior Refining Company LLC

Settlement Website: Superior Oil Refinery Explosion and Fire Settlement Website

Claims Administrator:
JND Legal Administration

Claims Administrator Contact Information:

Superior Refinery Settlement
c/o JND Legal Administration
PO Box 91339
Seattle, WA 98111

Tags: Explosion, Fire, Negligence, Oil and gas