September 18, 2015

Recovering Compensation After Injury an as Oil Rig or Platform Worker

Living and working on an oilrig is both highly stressful and highly dangerous. In fact, oilrig workers have one of the most dangerous jobs in the […]
September 11, 2015

Types of Injuries Covered Under the Jones Act

The Jones Act is an extension of the Federal Employer’s Liability Act. As such, the act allows those workers who have sustained certain injuries while at […]
August 28, 2015

What Types of Compensation Can I Recover if Injured at Sea?

When you are injured at sea as a maritime worker, the Jones Act provides you with the right to file a civil action for damages against […]
July 30, 2015

Jones Act Junction: Attempting to Recover Punitive Damages

The Jones Act is a federal law that provides injured seamen with a right of recourse against their employers. An injured seaman is entitled to the […]