If you work on a commercial vessel or your duties include servicing such vessels, then you are a seaman. You could be working on the sea or river, or at a port. Federal laws take into consideration the extreme danger that seamen are exposed to. If you’re injured in the line of duty, then you can sue your employers for negligence and obtain compensation that is rightfully due to you.
The trial attorneys at the Law Offices of Alex R. Hernandez Jr. can present your contention in a coherent and aggressive manner. Our experience in representing clients whose cases were covered under the Jones Act enables us to help you get justice for your case. Proving employer negligence can be tricky. Often, it is the key to getting rightful compensation for the injured party. Catastrophic and career-threatening injuries need extensive medical care, for which long-term compensation is often crucial. We know your rights and our endeavor is to ensure that you are dealt with in a manner as befits your rights. Your employer may not feel the same way about the situation. Do not accept any offer for claim settlement till you have spoken to a lawyer.
Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you get the compensation you deserve.
Call Alex R. Hernandez Jr. at 1-888-HDZ-LAW-8. Your seaman injury lawyer.
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