Lafayette Oil Rig Accident Attorneys
Offshore oil rigs are some of the most dangerous places to work. The possibility of being injured by the heavy equipment or slipping and falling on debris or oil is high, especially if safety regulations are not followed correctly. If rescue operations can not reach the site quickly, the victim may die as a result of their injuries.
At Tauzin & Lorio, Attorneys at Law, we have more than 18 years representing individuals who were injured in oil rig accidents and the families of accident death victims. We accept these cases on a contingency fee basis, which means you will pay no attorney fees unless we collect compensation for you. We will gladly discuss your case with you, free of charge. Call us today at 337-988-7588.
Oil Rig Injuries and Accidents
Our firm has an impressive track record of success in handling oil rig accident cases. We have successfully represented clients who were injured by slipping on oil, falling in the mud used for drilling or by defective machine parts. We have also filed breach of duty claims against companies who failed to provide safe transport for their workers. In one notable case, we won a $450,000 verdict for an injured oil rig employee.
Speak With an Attorney Who Can Handle Your Case Effectively
Oil rig accident cases are complicated. It requires knowledge of construction safety rules and violations and maritime law for offshore drilling rig cases. At the law offices of Tauzin & Lorio, Attorneys at Law, we have a detailed understanding of the laws surrounding these matters. We know the facts and are adept at combining personal injury with maritime law to help ensure the best possible outcome for our clients.
We are well known through the Lafayette area as providing assertive and competent representation for our clients. Visit our attorney contact page or call 337-988-7588 to schedule a free initial consultation.