Fishing Trawler Accidents
New Orleans Commercial Fishing Vessel Accident Attorneys
Popularized on television, it is well known how dangerous the job is of commercial fishing. While some risks are inherent, workers on commercial fishing trawlers and other vessels depend upon proper maintenance of those vessels, fishing equipment and highly skilled co-workers who are able to preserve safety at sea.
Unfortunately, when a ship owner or another fisherman is negligent, it can take a dangerous situation and make it even more serious. At the law firm of Dodson & Hooks, APLC, our firm provides experienced representation to those injured while working on fishing trawlers and other fishing vessels in Louisiana and elsewhere across the U.S. and internationally.
Our firm has and will handle all types of fishing vessel accident cases, including those involving:
- Processor vessels
We have obtained millions in compensation for hundreds of workers resulting from offshore injuries under the Jones Act and for lost wages under the penalty wage statutes. We also represent the families of those who have lost loved ones at sea and are facing difficult questions regarding money and who to trust with information.
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For more information about fishing trawler accident representation at Dodson & Hooks, APLC, contact our offshore injuries under the Jones Act attorneys toll free at 800-644-0633.