Louisiana Maritime Accidents
Lawyers for Injured Maritime Workers in Louisiana
New Orleans ∙ Houma ∙ Jena ∙ Lafayette
A substantial number of maritime workers employed in shipping, dredging, maintenance and the oil and gas industry are based in Louisiana. The Houston law firm of Stevenson & Murray offers practical legal advice, individualized attention and highly capable representation to Louisiana maritime accident victims seeking full and fair compensation for serious injuries or the loss of a loved one.
Experienced Representation in Louisiana Maritime Accidents
The firm offers comprehensive service across a full range of Louisiana maritime accident cases, including:
- Jones Act claims for compensation, maintenance, and cure on behalf of injured sailors, seamen, offshore workers and deckhands
- Serious personal injury and wrongful death cases arising out of accidents on Gulf Coast drilling rigs, ships, and platforms
- Seaworthiness claims arising out of negligent maintenance of any vessels operating out of New Orleans or another Louisiana location
- Any other maritime accident claim
Obtaining real recovery after a serious or fatal Louisiana maritime accident, offshore worker or deckhand injury often means taking immediate steps to ensure that proper procedures are followed and to prevent shipping, petrochemical or insurance companies from unfairly denying benefits and compensation. The capable and highly experienced attorneys of Stevenson & Murray can act quickly to protect your rights and advocate your interests. It is critical to act quickly to preserve evidence, gain witness statements, and act within statutory guidelines.
Contact Stevenson & Murray
If you were injured on a vessel operating in the Gulf of Mexico, the Intracoastal Waterway, the Mississippi River, or any of Louisiana’s bayous, inland or coastal waters, the maritime accident and personal injury trial attorneys of Stevenson & Murray could help you seek the compensation you need.
We invite you to call our offices toll free in Houston, Texas, at 713.597.3836 for a free, confidential consultation. You may also email us now for prompt and honest answers to your questions or to schedule an appointment.