Monthly Archives: October 2023

What Can (and Can’t) Your Employer Do When You File a Jones Act Claim?

Jones Act Oct 31, 2023

When you file a claim under the Jones Act, it is important to know what you should expect (and what you shouldn’t expect) from your employer. Unfortunately, while employers have clear obligations under the law, they don’t always meet these obligations in good faith. As a result, you need to be very careful to protect your legal rights, and this starts with putting an experienced Houston Jones Act lawyer on your side.


7 Reasons to Hire a Texas Maritime Lawyer After an Injury on the Job

Maritime Law Oct 24, 2023

Whether you work in the Gulf of Mexico or on Texas’s coastal or inland waters, there is always a risk that you will get injured on the job. Working on the water is dangerous—and this is especially true when companies don’t prioritize their workers’ safety. If you’ve been injured on the job, you will want to speak with a Texas maritime lawyer as soon as possible.


What Do You Need to Know Before Filing a Jones Act Claim?

Jones Act Oct 17, 2023

If you work on the water and have been injured on the job, you may have a claim under the Jones Act. The Jones Act provides injured seamen with the right to financial compensation for job-related injuries in most cases. If you have a claim, what do you need to know before you file? Find out from an experienced Texas Jones Act lawyer.


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