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Offshore Accidents

Supply Ship Hits Offshore Oil Rig

At an oil rig off the shore of Newfoundland, a supplier ship has struck one of the eight legs of the oil rig GSF Grand Banks. Reports have noted that both the ship and the oil rig were immediately stabilized, as the damage was above the water line on both vessels. Damage was, fortunately, limited to watertight compartments. The reports have also noted that there were no injuries and no ...
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11 22

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Arnold & Itkin News
The legal team of Attorneys Kurt Arnold, Kyle Findley, and another attorney from Arnold & Itkin recently filed suit against Ensco Inc. and Ensco Offshore following an incident in which their client, plaintiff (initials R.M.) suffered serious injuries. The Jones Act seaman had been working on a jack up rig off the coast of Louisiana when he sustained severe back injuries . These were severe enough ...
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Arnold & Itkin News
The legal team at Arnold & Itkin LLP recently took on a case of an injured seaman who was injured while employed aboard a mini-supply vessel. The Alabama man was working when he fell upon the deck of the ship; the collision caused him to suffer serious back injuries , including ruptured discs. Our firm took on the case and filed a Jones Act claim in Houston, Texas against his employer, ...
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Attorneys Kurt Arnold , Jason Itkin , and another attorney from Arnold & Itkin recently filed suit against on behalf of an injured offshore worker who was employed on an oil rig owned and operated by Diamond Offshore Drilling outside of the Brazilian coast. The plaintiff was working on the rig when he was abruptly lifted over twenty feet into the air; his fail safety protection did not function ...
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Platform Supply Vessel: Pros & Cons

A new platform design for supply vessels has been designed by Damen Shipyards in the Netherlands. A number of the vessels are planned to launch in early 2013, all of which will boast the updated supply design. Under the design's new implements, adverse weather conditions should be no problem for the PSV 3300 E3. Still under construction in Galati, Romania (the location of Damen's shipyard ), the ...
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