Offshore Injuries

Houston Offshore Injuries Lawyers

Texas Admiralty Accident Attorney

Are you an offshore employee who was injured while working on a rig, platform, tug boat, offshore drilling rig or other type of maritime vessel? Rather than seeking compensation for your losses through Texas' workers' compensation system, you can seek "maintenance and cure" through the Jones Act. Jones Act claims are technical and complex. The law firm of Manuel Gonzales, P.C., meets these complexities head-on, fighting for the money you deserve.

If you sustained an oil rigs and platforms worker injury, you need an admiralty and maritime lawyer who can fight the insurance company for the money you deserve. Call my Houston, Texas, law firm today toll-free at 888-470-6967 or locally at 713-664-3600 or San Antonio at 210-764-5235 to schedule your free initial consultation.

Get the Compensation You Deserve for Your Offshore Injury

The law firm of Manuel Gonzales, P.C., represents injured offshore employees and their family members. If you are a seaman, longshoreman, harbor worker or shipyard worker who has sustained an on-the-job injury, you are entitled to certain rights and benefits. These rights and benefits fall under an area of law called admiralty and maritime law. The Jones Act is part of these laws and regulates how much money you are entitled to receive. You may be entitled to compensation for your medical bills, lost wages, living expenses, mortgage and utility bills, food and transportation.

My law firm provides steadfast legal representation to seamen, tanker crews, dock workers, shipbuilders, ship breakers and other offshore workers who have sustained injuries while working aboard the following:

  • Barges
  • Boats
  • Jack-up rigs
  • Mobile offshore drilling rigs
  • Oil platforms
  • Oil rigs
  • Semi-submersible rigs
  • Tankers
  • Trawlers
  • Tug boats
  • Vessels

Injuries sustained while working offshore can be serious and life-altering. Talk to my law firm today for help with any of the following:

  • Head injuries
  • Brain injuries
  • Neck injuries
  • Back injuries
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Burns

Additionally, we handle death claims arising from fatal offshore accidents.

If you have been injured in an offshore injury while working on an oil rig or platform, call the law firm of Manuel Gonzales, P.C., to schedule your free initial consultation. We can be reached toll-free at 888-470-6967 or locally at 713-664-3600 or San Antonio at 210-764-5235. You can also contact my firm online. These case may be referred or we may enlist the assistance of co-counsel when necessary.

Office hours Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. — 5:00 p.m.

Phones answered 24/7.

If injuries prevent you from traveling to our office, I can come to you.