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Legal Help for Jones Act and Seaman Injury Claims – Seattle, Washington Lawyers

If you work in any capacity as crewman on a boat, ship, barge, tug, ferry, cruise ship, tour boat or commercial fishing vessel, you are most likely protected by the Jones Act. The act applies to maritime workers injured while working aboard vessels in navigable waters at sea and in rivers, lakes, bays and sounds.

Federal maritime law & the Jones Act covers the rights of maritime workers to receive financial compensation when they are injured or become ill while working aboard a ship, boat, barge, tug boat, ferry or other vessel.

Who Is Covered by the Jones Act?

The Jones Act applies to all crewmen working in the services of the vessel, from the captain to the cook to the lowest deckhand. Even entertainers on cruise ships are considered Jones Act employees.

Maritime workers injured through negligence may obtain financial compensation for lost wages, lost future earning capacity, medical expenses, pain and suffering, vocational retraining, physical and psychological therapy, and more.

Experienced Jones Act Lawyers

At Beard Stacey and Jacobsen, LLP, in Seattle, Washington, our maritime lawyers have obtained significant verdicts and settlements for our injured clients in thousands of Jones Act claims. We have the knowledge, skills and resources to help you, too.

At Beard, Stacey and Jacobsen, LLP, in Seattle, Washington, our maritime lawyers have obtained significant verdicts and settlements for our injured clients in thousands of Jones Act claims. We have the knowledge, skills and resources to help you, too. We are recognized nationally as one of the premier maritime personal injury firms.

Please contact us today to discuss the specifics of your maritime injury. The initial consultation is free and you will pay no attorney fees unless we win compensation in your Jones Act injury claim.

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Beard Stacey & Jacobsen, LLP
4039 21st Avenue W., #401
Seattle, Washington 98199
Phone: 206-452-1282
Toll Free: 1-866-974-9633
Fax: 206-282-1149