Texas Oil Patch Accident Lawyers
The oil extraction industry can be a unique, dangerous place of work. While you can make a good living, there is also the possibility of devastating injury to worry about. Serious injuries sometimes occur due to an incident or accident in the oil field. When a well suffers a blow out, workers can be threatened with life altering, or ending, burn injuries. Workers can suffer falls from platforms or derricks. Such falls tend to cause horrible injuries to the workers involved. Coming into contact with electrically energized equipment often results in horrible injuries and/or deaths by electrocution. This is a potentially dangerous place to work. Safety should be the first concern. Workers can fall because of slippery surfaces. Equipment such as pipes can be dropped or fall. Workers body parts can get stuck in various machines. Injuries can happen when hoists, cables, or pipes swing loosely and cause injury. Equipment can cause injury when it fails due to improper maintenance. If you know have been hurt in an accident in the oil field, you should contact a Texas injury attorney at Carabin, Shaw. We have over 20 years of experience representing people who have been injured. We have many years of experience specifically representing people injured in the oil fields. We know exactly the problems you face at this unfortunate time. We can help you with them. We can work with you to get a positive result for your family.
Call us at Carabin Shaw, we will fight to get you the compensation you deserve. Call 800-862-1260.Frequently , Defendants Will Offer a Settlement for Oil Patch Accidents and Injuries
When are injured on your job, workers' compensation insurance coverage can help cover lost pay and generally some of the medical costs. Frequently, due to the circumstances surrounding the accident and the level of severity injury suffered by the worker, the operator of the rig, or one or more of many service companies working on the rig may be liable for additional compensation to you or your family. When you put your life at risk in an oil field, it is reasonable to think that you or your family will cared for if there is a serious debilitating accident or even a fatality. For this reason, we urge you not to accept any settlement or payment offer without first discussing it with an experienced personal injury lawyer. That lawyer can give you good advice about the best actions you can take depending on you’re the circumstances of your personal situation. You will want an experienced attorney with years of oil field injury litigation under their belt keeping an eye on you and your family’s best interests.
At Carabin Shaw, we have over 20 years of experience getting good, maximum results for people injured in Texas’ Oil Patch. We know the tricks and defenses which employers and service companies use to try and get out of deserved liability. We know how to get you the treatment you need, and document that treatment for use in settlement or in Court.If the defendants are not reasonable, we do not hesitate to take them to Court and fight the good fight to get you and your family what you deserve.
Call us at Carabin Shaw, we will fight to get you the compensation you deserve. Call 800-862-1260.