Maritime Accidents in Alabama
Legal Help for Alabama Workers Injured in Maritime Accidents
Maritime accidents involving longshoremen, offshore workers, divers and others who work aboard or near ships are relatively common in Alabama and the surrounding Gulf of Mexico waters. Many of these accidents can be attributed to various occupational hazards and the negligence of employers.
At the Houston law firm of Stevenson & Murray, we have earned a reputation for providing strong representation to the victims of maritime accidents. By focusing the majority of our practice on maritime and admiralty law, we have developed a comprehensive understanding of the issues that are unique to these types of cases.
If you are the victim of an Alabama maritime injury or lost a loved one due to another’s negligence, we invite you to contact our offices for a free initial consultation with a leading maritime accident attorney. Se habla español.
Causes of Maritime Accidents
No two maritime accidents are the same. For this reason, we regularly utilize an extensive network of experts to aid in our case preparation. Over the years, our firm has successfully handled maritime accidents/Jones Act cases resulting from:
- Defective drilling platforms
- Exposure to hazardous chemicals
- Reckless navigation and collisions
- Slip and falls
- Faulty equipment or safety gear
Depending upon the nature of your maritime accident, you may be entitled to compensation to cover medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and more.
Contact Stevenson & Murray
Our attorneys are dedicated to standing up for the rights of everyday people, helping them seek full financial recovery for their injuries. If you need real answers and real help to recover after a maritime accident in Alabama or the Gulf of Mexico, call us at 713.597.3836 You may also contact us by e-mail. We offer a free initial consultation.