No. 74-1280.

514 F.2d 614 (1975)

Daniel ACEVEDO MALDONADO et al., Plaintiffs-Appellees, v. PPG INDUSTRIES, INC., and Insurance Company of North America, Defendants and Third-Party Plaintiffs-Appellees, v. FLUOR WESTERN INC., and Fluor Corporation Limited, Third-Party Defendants-Appellants.

United States Court of Appeals, First Circuit.

Decided April 25, 1975.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

John A. Perkins, Boston, Mass., with whom Gale Munson and Palmer & Dodge, Boston, Mass., were on brief for appellants.

Francisco Agrait Oliveras, San Juan, P. R., with whom Agrait, Otero & Oliveras, San Juan, P. R., was on brief for appellees.

Before COFFIN, Chief Judge, McENTEE and CAMPBELL, Circuit Judges.

LEVIN H. CAMPBELL, Circuit Judge.

This is an appeal from the district court's refusal to stay proceedings on a third-party complaint pending arbitration.

Residents of a Puerto Rico town brought a diversity negligence action in the district court against PPG Industries, Inc. for injuries suffered from gas escaping from a chlorine manufacturing plant operated by PPG. PPG filed a third-party complaint against Fluor Corporation Limited and Fluor Western, Inc....

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