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Changing Careers After an Injury

Being injured at sea is by nature an extremely difficult situation to navigate; even if you fully recover, you have ...
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Coronavirus Concerns for Seafarers

As you are no doubt aware, Coronavirus is present and rapidly spreading throughout the United States. Across the Gulf region, ...
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How to Research & Compare Maritime Attorneys Online

Deciding to hire a maritime lawyer is hard enough for some. Trying to find the right one can seem downright ...
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Are Injury Settlements Taxable?

To answer this simply, no not usually. The IRS Code Section 104(c) says that money you receive from personal injury ...
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How Can I Get My Company to Settle?

Insurance companies settle most injury claims due to fear, not out of any desire to help the injured person; fear ...
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Should You Try To Settle Your Own Injury Claim Without An Attorney?

Why You Should Never Try To Settle Your Own Maritime Jones Act Claim Without An Attorney We have recently posted ...
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Why A Pre Employment Physical Can Help Your Case

There are several reasons why undergoing a pre‑employment physical including an MRI can actually help your case if you are ...
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Did You Know You’re Entitled To Time Off

Did you know that under the Family Medical Leave Act, certain larger companies must provide their employees with up to ...
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Offshore Worker Black List

Is there really a ‘black list’ of offshore maritime workers who are injured or file a claim against their employers? ...
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