Marine And Admiralty Injuries In Galveston
Illnesses and Injuries which occur at sea generally involve legal and factual issues different from those involved in injuries happening on shore. If you or a loved one suffered an injury offshore or on a vessel, you really need to know if there is any basis to make a claim for compensation under maritime law, what kind of compensation is available, and what type of defenses are likely to be presented.
At Carabin Shaw, we represent many maritime workers who have suffered injury and seamen under the Jones Act who were aboard drillships, tankers, jackup rigs, crew boats, semi-submersibles, barges, helicopters, supply vessels, chemical ships, diving and research vessels and shrimp boats. If you or a lved one have suffered injury in a marine accident, call our Galveston, TX, injury and damages attorneys today for your free consultation regarding your potential case.We have experience in a variety of marine law cases
Our attorneys have in excess of 15 years of litigation experience helping people and their families recover the financial compensation which they deserve for their serious injuries and the unfortunate death of loved ones. We are a veteran, experienced law firm with the resources and experience needed to take on and win the most complex types maritime law cases and issues.
We have handled a very wide range of marine accident cases, such as:
- Injuries which result in Offshore oil rig claims
- Jones Act lawsuits for injuries to employee crew
- Injuries that result in Seaman claims for unsafe or unseaworthy conditions
- Delaying or refusing to pay medical expenses or Inadequate medical treatment
- Failing to pay maintenance and cure or to pay due wages
- Injuries suffered by passengers on seagoing vessels or on shore excursions from such vessels
- Injuries caused by collisions and fires at sea
- Accidents suffered on watercraft such as jet skis, sailboats, motorboats, yachts and cruise liners
- Longshoremen’s Act injury claims (Lonssgshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act) actions
Individuals injured while at sea may be able to seek compensation for pain and suffering, loss of income, past and future, medical expenses, and rehabilitation.Contact Our Galveston Maritime injury Lawyers Today
Were you injured in or near Galveston, on the Gulf Coast? Don’t communicate with the insurance companies by yourself. Contact the maritime attorneys at Carabin Shaw. We handle our personal injury and damages cases on a contingency fee basis. This means that you don’t owe us any attorneys’ fees until and unless we get you compensation.
Your initial consultation in injury cases is always free and no obligation to you. We have the resources and experience needed to take on the big maritime insurance companies. They have experienced lawyers, investigators and expert witnesses ready to try and minimize or eliminate any compensation to you. We, at Carabin Shaw, also have experienced attorneys, investigators and expert witnesses standing by to work with us and you to ensure and maximize your compensation for any injury suffered at sea.
Our legal team is available day or night and is standing by to assist you in this difficult time in you and your family’s life. Let us do the heavy lifting to get you the compensation you deserve. You can then concentrate on putting your life back together.
Are you in Galveston? Were you injured in a Marine or Maritime accident?
Give Carabin Shaw a call. We can help. Call us at 1-800-862-1260.