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Northwest Tug And Barge Accidents

Northwest Tug And Barge Accident Lawyers

Crewmen working for even the best tug and barge companies sometimes suffer serious injury or death. Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC handles maritime personal injury claims against tug and barge companies like Crowley Maritime. The maritime lawyers in the firm have a remarkable record of success in handling Jones Act negligence and unseaworthiness cases involving permanent and career-ending injuries to seamen and deckhands. The firm lawyers are licensed to practice law in Alaska, Oregon, and Washington. Our clients come from throughout the Nation. Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC do not represent Crowley Maritime or their insurance carriers.

If you have been injured aboard a ship owned by Crowley Maritime, you should contact an experienced maritime personal injury lawyer to learn about your rights under Federal Maritime Law. You have the right to maintenance and cure and unearned wages. These are no-fault benefits that are available to injured seamen in almost all cases. 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.

Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC have handled million dollar injury and death claims against all types of vessels engaged in all types of services. The information provided about Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC past verdicts and settlements is one indication of the firm's experience in handling catastrophic maritime injury and death claims. The results listed on this web site and web page do not reflect past results against Crowley Maritime. Past results are not a guarantee of results in future cases. Each maritime injury case must be individually judged and analyzed on its own factual and legal basis.

Because of Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC's record of success in handling serious maritime injury and death cases they are sometimes asked for help by clients in other jurisdictions. In those instances involving cases outside of Alaska, Washington, and Oregon, as permitted by governing Court rules, Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC associate local legal counsel at no extra charge to their clients."

The Maritime Lawyers at Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC understand how accidents happen aboard tugs and barges. They understand you, your jobs, and how your injuries will impact your ability to work in the future.

Tug and barge companies like Crowley Maritime have highly experienced claims managers and maritime attorneys working for them. As soon as you are injured working at sea the claims process starts. Shouldn’t you have an experienced maritime lawyer on your side to protect your interest?

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