Offshore workers, merchant seamen and other maritime workers are covered by the Jones Act, which passed by Congress to protect the rights of injured seamen. If you were injured on a seagoing vessel on navigable waters or on a mobile oilrig, you are covered by the Jones Act and other maritime laws.
At Ogletree, Abbott, Clay & Reed, L.L.P., we can explain your rights and make sure you get the help you need for your injuries. We understand the difficult challenges you face as you try to get by on maintenance benefits that can provide as little as $25 per day.
The time to act is now if you have been injured. Call 713-223-1234 or toll free 800-JONESACT for a free consultation. We handle maritime injury claims in Texas, nationwide and across the globe.
Texas Ship Accidents And Boat Injury Lawyers
We offer full-service representation to injured seamen and other maritime workers. This includes lending money to ensure they have income during the process for obtaining full benefits. Our lawyers combine for more than 70 years of work injury experience and handle a wide variety of claims stemming from maritime accidents and injuries.
To learn more about this area of our practice, see the following:
- Seamen injuries
- Longshore worker injuries
- Commercial fisherman accidents
- Offshore drilling accidents
- Crane and winch accidents
- Cruise ship injuries
- Fatal maritime accidents
- Death On The High Seas Act
- Maritime head injuries
- Maritime back injuries
- Admiralty claims
- Merchant seamen
You can rely on our Houston maritime accident lawyers to handle all aspects of your claim and make sure you have access to the financial support and medical care you need. We will be there for you at all times to answer your questions and help you through this difficult time of your life.
Let Us Help You
The first step in getting the help you need is speaking to an experienced maritime attorney about your situation. Contact us today for a free, no-obligation consultation.