Grays Harbor Fishermen Injuries
Maritime Lawyers For Grays Harbor Injured Seamen
Stacey & Jacobsen, LLP represent injured seamen throughout the Northwest. They are one of the most experienced Jones Act injury law firms in the Nation. They are available to represent crewmen injured in Grays Harbor, Aberdeen, Hoquiam, and Westport.
If you have been injured through negligence or unseaworthiness while working as a crewman aboard a ship, tug, barge, or fishing vessel, you have rights to benefits under Federal Maritime Law. Your employer owes you a safe place to work, and the vessel owner owes you a duty to provide a seaworthy vessel. Seamen injured through negligence of a fellow crewman, faulty procedures, or unsafe practices all have rights to compensation. In almost all cases your employer must pay you maintenance and cure benefits which include your medical bills and a daily living allowance. You have the right to select your own doctor to provide you medical treatment.
Stacey & Jacobsen, LLP has handled thousands of maritime injury cases. They have recovered millions of dollars in compensation for their clients. They understand work aboard ships, tugs, barges, and fishing vessels. They know how accidents happen at sea and how those accidents can be prevented. They understand your injuries, and know how those injuries can impact a seaman’s ability to earn a living in the future.
When a lawyer at Stacey & Jacobsen, LLP tells you that you have a good claim for damages, that opinion is based upon years of experience. Hard work and preparation lead to good settlements for Stacey & Jacobsen, LLP’s clients. When the insurance company doesn’t make a fair offer, they are prepared to take your case to trial. Representing injured seamen is the focus of their practice, and they are dedicated to getting their clients fair compensation.
If you have been seriously injured in a maritime accident, contact a Jones Act lawyer at Stacey & Jacobsen, LLP for a free initial consultation.