Working on ships or offshore oil rigs can be hazardous work, and an offshore accident can leave you with serious injuries that make returning to work or even living your normal everyday life difficult. Worse, because the accident occurred on the ocean, you may find that the legal process for your insurance claim works slightly different.
At Long & Long, our Mobile workers’ comp attorneys have a good deal of experience in maritime law, and know how the Merchant Marine Act and Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act can help you cover your medical and living expenses while you recuperate from your injury. Our attorney Earle Long explains the types of maritime cases we take in the following video:
If you have been injured in a maritime accident and want to know what the work injury attorneys at Long & Long can do for you, contact us for a free consultation. We can be reached at (251) 432-2277 or through this website, and serve clients in Mobile, Orange Beach, and the surrounding areas.