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K-Sea Transportation Injuries

Injured Working Aboard a Vessel Owned by K-Sea Transportation

The experienced admiralty and maritime lawyers at Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC are available to represent injured crewmen in claims against K-SEA TRANSPORTATION. Our lawyers handle claims for injured crewmen throughout the nation, and are licensed to practice in Alaska, Washington, and Oregon.

K-SEA Transportation’s Pacific Division is located in Seattle, Washington. K-Sea‘s Pacific Division is mainly involved in transporting petroleum products up and down the West Coast and throughout Alaska. K-Sea has a large fleet of tugs and tank barges. Unfortunately, crewmen working for even the best tug and barge companies sometimes suffer serious injuries. When those accidents happen because of negligence or unseaworthiness, injured crewmen are entitled to full and complete compensation under Federal Maritime Law.

Injured crewmen, in almost all cases, are entitled to maintenance and cure. They have the right to choose their own medical care providers and to receive medical treatment until they have reached maximum medical improvement. If you were injured through negligence, you have claims for compensation under the Jones Act. Damages under the Jones Act may include compensation for past and future lost wages, pain and suffering, medical and nursing expenses, retraining costs, and loss of enjoyment of life. The maritime lawyers at Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC employ some of the leading experts in the Country to prove their clients’ claims for damages.

The lawyers at Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC focus their practice on representing injured seamen. They know how accidents happen at sea and how they could have been prevented. They are available to provide free initial consultations on maritime injury claims. They do not represent K-SEA or their insurance carriers. Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC is on the side of the injured seaman. The firm is dedicated to getting those injured seamen fair compensation for their injuries.

Our Successes
$16,000,000 - Jury Verdict for Ferry Worker Injury Gangway Collapse
$11,401,000 - Jury Verdict for Deck Mechanic Injury Injured Jones Act Deck Mechanic
$4,200,000 - Wrongful Death Judgment for longshoreman killed by unsafe cargo container stow.
$4,000,000 - Jones Act Maritime Wrongful Death
$4,000,000 - Burn Injuries Fire and explosion in engine room of fishing vessel.
$3,500,000 - Brain Injury Tug boat deckhand injured by defect in barge’s crane.
$3,500,000 - Cognitive Injury Seaman's cognitive injury settlement