If you have a maritime injury claim, it is not covered under your state law but by the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act. Your maritime injury claim is covered by the Jones Act, which means that your claim must be filed in state or federal court.
Most claims are resolved prior to trial. However, you still must preserve your claim and your rights is to pursue a lawsuit under the Jones Act in California or whatever state you were residing in or where the injury occurred. You need to consult with the experienced maritime lawyers at Nadrich & Cohen. We are presently litigating a number of maritime injury claims, including chemical exposure claims, tugboat accident injury claims both on the east and west coasts. If your company has required or asked you to sign a release or any type of written agreement in exchange for any wage payments, please contact us immediately so we can review those agreements to make certain that you are not waiving an important legal right. There is no charge for this, as we are contingency lawyers. This means we only charge if we first obtain a recovery on your behalf. Our Maritime Lawyers in LA California will fight for you!
You need to have an experienced maritime law firm to make certain that you have the necessary strength on your side when you deal with your employer, including their insurance company and their lawyers.
Remember, you have a time deadline to preserve your claim by filing a lawsuit. There are no exceptions to the statute of limitations in a Jones Act case.It is therefore vitally important if you were injured to contact our law firm immediately.
If you or a loved one has been the victim of a maritime injury please immediately contact the Maritime Lawyers at the Law Offices of Nadrich & Cohen. Call our injury hotline 800-718-4658. We are very experienced and successful representing Maritime injury victims. You will speak with a qualified specialist.
There is no charge unless we first obtain for you a recovery. We will answer all of your questions, provide you with medical and support resources and advise you of all aspects of your Maritime claim. When you hire us to represent you in connection with your Maritime claim or boat injury claim you are obtaining Strength By Your Side to equal the strength of the Maritime company. We will solve all of your problems.
Our Maritime Lawyers in Los Angeles California will obtain for you the highest value of your maritime claim