The Port of Victoria lies on Texas' mid-coast region and is one of the go-to ports for Texas businesses who are in need of transportation. The waterways lead directly to the Gulf of Mexico, which means easy access to a variety of other U.S. ports. The port is also in close proximity to other major modes of transportation, such as railways, highways, and even airport facilities, making this a prime location for shipping goods.
This port offers close access to the Gulf Intracoastal Waterway, and it is also within close proximity to the deep water Port Lavaca in Point Comfort. The taxes are low, so the prices for those businesses that choose this port to transport their goods are also low. There are also 2,000 acres of industrial park, some of which is still available for development. Between low taxes and abundant available space, this port has strong potential for expansion.
Those who work in the industrial park as well as those maritime workers who find themselves passing through this port may become injured while commencing in their work duties. Arnold & Itkin is prepared to assist those workers who become injured at Port of Victoria. People can become injured a variety of different ways at the port. Those who work on vessels may be involved in deck accidents or the like, or harbor workers can become injured in industrial accidents. No matter the cause, our experienced, highly-skilled attorneys are ready to handle your case.
Victoria, Texas is the location of Port of Victoria. It is the county seat of Victoria County and has a population of about 60,000. The city is located just 30 miles away from the Gulf of Mexico, making this a prime location for a port. Many of those who reside in this city have found their occupation at this port. While the port itself only employs a handful of managing staff, many maritime and harbor workers occupy the premises on a daily basis. Part of the draw for a port in this area is its close proximity to other major Texas cities such as Corpus Christi, Houston, San Antonio, and Austin. The city was originally founded as a French colony, but switched hands to the Spanish and then to Mexico in 1824. In 1840, it switched ownership a final time and was incorporated into Texas.
If you become injured while working at Port of Victoria in Texas, please be informed that our firm is here to represent you. Many maritime workers and other harbor workers are injured every year because of the negligent actions of another. There are many ways in which you may have become injured. Our firm would like to evaluate your case so that we can make an accurate determination on how to help you.
Our case evaluations are free—in addition, you should know that we will not charge you a dime unless we make a recovery for you. Get more information about our firm when you call and speak with an offshore injury attorney.
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