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Category: Maritime and Offshore Injuries

Who Enforces Maritime Laws?

May 16, 2018 Blog

Maritime laws are a category of laws and treaties that focus on the maritime businesses and nautical issues. These encompass a wide variety of items on the open water including shipping, offenses, and trafficking. Maritime...

Exploring the History of the Jones Act

January 17, 2018 Blog

Skilled New Orleans Personal Injury Lawyer Explains the Jones Act Various laws focus on maritime acts, but a popularly known law is the Jones Act. Formerly known as the Merchant Marine Act of 1920 it was passed by Congress at...

Why is Offshore Work So Dangerous?

December 20, 2017 Blog

Having an offshore job is a great way to make a living, but it doesn’t come without risks. Drilling operations offshore are extremely dangerous. Hazardous and dangerous conditions are just part of the job. These conditions...