Call For A Free Consultation 866-974-9633
Helping Injured Seamen Is All We Do Serving Seaman And Fishermen Across The Nation

Posts tagged "Injuries To Crewmembers"

The paperless wheelhouse: Requirements for electronic charts

Being able to navigate on paper charts might be a mark of an experienced sailor, but keeping a stack of charts on board is no longer a hard requirement. Even those charts you keep in the wheelhouse for backup might not be strictly necessary, according to a Coast Guard guidance released last year.

Undermanning as a cause of injuries to ferry workers

In our post last week on injuries to tug and barge workers, we noted undermanning as one of the causes of accidents. When a company is too cheap to hire enough workers, it can leave the crew members who are on board without enough capacity to handle emergencies.

Injury claims for seamen, part 2: Unseaworthy vessel

Let's continue the discussion from our previous post of legal claims available for injury or illness suffered by seamen who is employed on a vessel. There are, as the Supreme Court itself has acknowledged, a trilogy of possible claims.

How Can We Help You

Bold labels are required.

Contact Information
disclaimer.

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.

close

Privacy Policy

Contact Us

Stacey & Jacobsen, PLLC
4039 21st Avenue West
Suite 401
Seattle, WA 98199

Toll Free: 866-974-9633
Phone: 206-452-1282
Fax: 206-282-1149
Seattle Law Office Map