Offshore InjuryBlog

Suit Filed for Seaman Injured in Ladder Accident

Arnold & Itkin has recently filed suit on behalf of a Jones Act seaman who injured his neck and other parts of his body while working on vessel owned by Maersk Line, Limited. Attorneys Kurt Arnold, Kyle Findley, and another attorney from Arnold & Itkin filed the suit in Harris County, Texas.

About the Offshore Accident

The seaman was injured when he was called over to help the boatswain lift a pilot ladder that he had improperly lowered while the vessel was underway. The man went to assist him when the high speed of the boat caused him to injure his neck while attempting to retrieve the ladder. Our firm plans to seek compensation for several negligent actions. We are proud to fight for the support he needs to support him during his recovery.

To learn more about our firm, please do not hesitate to contact us today.

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