Who Qualifies as a Seaman Under the Jones Act?

If you’re a seaman and got injured on the job as a result of negligence by the fleet or vessel’s owner, officers, employers, or because of a fellow crew member, you can file a legal claim against your employer under the Jones Act, also known as the Merchant Marine Act of 1920. You have the […]

Maritime Worker Injury? Know Your Rights & Options

Suffered an injury as a worker maritime industry? No matter if you’re a seaman or land based, start here to understand what federal and state laws give you protection.