Sugar Land Maintenance And Cure Lawyers

Manuel Gonzales, P.C. | A Nationwide Admiralty Law Practice

Working on ship, barge or other sea vessel can be very dangerous. Injuries from falls, equipment failures, fires and other hazards are all too common. Fortunately, the Jones Act provides relief for injured seamen.

If you are an injured seaman, you may be entitled to maintenance and cure benefits. To learn more, contact the experienced admiralty law attorneys at Manuel Gonzales, P.C. Call 888-470-6967 to schedule a free consultation with a Spanish-speaking Jones Act attorney at any of our office locations in Houston, San Antonio or Dallas, Texas.

What Are Maintenance And Cure Benefits?

The Jones Act provides maintenance and cure benefits for seamen who have been injured by the negligence of their employers or co-workers. If you work on a ship, barge, jacked-up (moveable) oil rig or other sea vessel, you may be entitled to maintenance and cure benefits.

Maintenance is a daily benefit for living expenses, and cure is compensation for necessary medical expenses, including doctor visits, hospitalization, surgery, rehabilitation, therapy and other medical care.

Speak with an attorney at Manuel Gonzales, P.C., to learn more about the types of compensation that are available to you. We are here to help.

Contact Our Sugar Land Jones Act Law Firm

We serve clients throughout Texas and across the nation in admiralty law claims. We handle all work injury claims on a contingency fee basis, so you pay no fees to us unless we recover compensation for you. To schedule a free consultation with a maintenance and cure lawyer at our firm, call 888-470-6967 or contact us by email.

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