Longshoreman and port workers play an integral role in commerce, transporting, packing, and unpacking large containers of consumer goods and products. These jobs are dangerous because many of these workers deal with heavy machinery and enormous loads on a daily basis. If you have been injured while working at a port anywhere in the country, our attorneys can help you seek compensation. From forklift operators, stevedores to shipyard workers, our firm can handle cases involving a broad range of workers involved in longshore operations.
At Brunkenhoefer P.C., Injury Attorneys, we are dedicated to providing our clients with personalized guidance and quality representation. We are so committed to our clients' success that we don't charge a penny unless we recover compensation on their behalf. Our Corpus Christi personal injury lawyers have helped countless injury victims seek justice. This means that you can be confident in our experience and skill.
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Our team has handled a wide range of longshore injuries. This includes those who have suffered:
Our Corpus Christi longshoreman accident attorneys understand the complex nature of dock and offshore occupations and the obstacles that injured workers often face.
Longshoreman injuries are often caused by the following types of accidents:
Longshore and port workers who have been injured while engaging in longshore operations may be able to recover damages under the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act. This act covers employment-related injuries and occupational disease as well, on land and at sea. Benefits will be provided for medical care, disability compensation, rehabilitation expenses, and death benefits to survivors if a death resulted.
If your accident was caused by a manufacturing defect or a third-party action, you may be able to seek additional damages through a lawsuit. Our attorneys can evaluate the specifics of your claim and discuss your eligibility.
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