Pensacola, Jail Explosion Class Action Settlement

Class Eligibility

If you were at the scene of the Escambia County Central Booking and Detention Facility in Pensacola Florida, during the explosion or subsequent evacuation therefrom and emergency responses thereto, you were married to such claimant at the time of the foregoing events; in the case of a claimant who is now deceased you are the wrongful death beneficiary, heir or heirs of said beneficiary or you are related to the claimant and therefore have a stake on the claim you may be a member of the eligible class

Estimated Amount


Please refer to the settlement matrix as provided by the class action administrator

Proof of Purchase


Case Name

Allen, et al. v. A.E. New Jr. Inc., et al.,
Case No. 2015-CA-000722,

First Judicial Circuit Court, in and for Escambia County, Florida

Case Summary

This settlement will resolve claims related to an explosion that took place on April 2014. According the lawsuit the explosion took place during a flood when the laundry equipment floated thus becoming disconnected from gas lines and releasing the gas that later ignited

Settlement Pool





The Pensacola Jail Explosion Settlement

c/o Edgar C. Gentle, III, Settlement Administrator

Gentle Turner Sexton & Harbison LLC

501 Riverchase Parkway East, Suite 100

Hoover, AL 35244

Phone: 205-716-3000

Toll-Free Phone: 800-345-0837

Fax: 205-716-3010