Offshore Accidents

Houston Maritime Lawyer

Has someone in your family been seriously injured while working in the offshore waters of the Gulf Coast area?  When such accidents occur, a multitude of legal questions arise: who is responsible?  What should I do while I’m out of work?  How will I pay my bills?

A maritime lawyer in the Houston offices of Kirkendall Dwyer LLP can help you understand the various avenues open to you and ensure that you are compensated for medical costs and suffering.  Offshore injuries usually occur because of employer negligence, but whatever the cause, the employer is legally responsible to ensure a safe work environment and to protect their employees against avoidable hazards.

Our years of experience in dealing with offshore accidents have revealed a common cause as to why these accidents occur: safety requirements are not followed.  Our experience and resources in the area of offshore injuries will allow us to pinpoint the negligent company actions that led to your accident.

Contact a Houston Maritime Lawyer

At Kirkendall Dwyer LLP, we understand your rights as an offshore worker and have dedicated many hours to developing comprehensive knowledge of maritime laws such as the Jones Act and the Limitation of Liability Act.  This understanding allows us to provide you with exceptional legal representation.  Let a Houston maritime lawyer from Kirkendall Dwyer LLP help you with your claim so that you can rest assured that you have received the full amount of compensation available to you.