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Million-Dollar Lawsuit Results

An Impressive Record of Success

The Jones Act lawyers of Beard, Stacey and Jacobsen, LLP, in Seattle, Washington, have successfully handled thousands of maritime injury cases and have won millions of dollars in financial compensation for injury victims.

If you have been injured aboard any type of vessel or while working on shore for the maritime industry, please contact us to arrange a free consultation with an attorney about your case.

  • $4 million for a deck hand burned in engine room explosion.
  • $3.5 million for a tugboat deckhand's brain injury
  • $3.35 million in a confidential settlement for a fish processor
  • $2.9 million in wrongful death recovery for survivors of a seaman who died because of a defective cable and winch
  • $2.5 million for a fish processor whose hand was partially amputated because of lack of a guard on a fish heading machine
  • $2.5 million in a class action suit over wages and benefits
  • $2.4 million for a fish processor whose arm and hand got caught in a surimi auger
  • $2.35 million for deckhand who suffered a crushed foot.
  • $2.3 million for a ship pilot's brain injury and seizure disorder
  • $3.35 million settlement for fish processor injury accident
  • $2.3 million in a wrongful death settlement involving the sinking of a factory trawler
  • $2.1 million for a tugboat deckhand's hand injury
  • $1.9 million for a crab boat deckhand's hand injury
  • $1.8 million fishing boat deckhand shoulder and arm injury
  • $4.65 million truck accident wrongful death
  • $1.7 million for a deckhand who fell through a defective grating on a factory trawler, resulting in multiple serious injuries
  • $1.5 million for the wrongful death of fish processor.
  • $1.4 million for a fish processor who suffered back injuries when a defective railing failed to prevent his fall from the ship to the dock
  • $1.4 million in a wrongful death claim involving a fall while crossing between vessels
  • $1.3 million for survivors of crewmen who lost their lives in an Alaska factory trawler sinking
  • $1.2 million for survivors of a seaman who died in a crab boat sinking in Alaskan waters
  • $1.2 million for a deckhand's neck injury aboard an oil response barge
  • $1.2 million in property damage caused by an oil spill in Puget Sound
  • $1.2 million for a crab boat deckhand's hand injury
  • $1.1 million for a barge deckhand's brain injury
  • $1 million for a fish processor who developed physical and psychological problems after suffering a concussion aboard ship
  • $1 million in a wrongful death claim involving an Alaskan crab boat sinking
  • $1 million wrongful death settlement in an Oregon crab boat sinking (maximum allowed by insurance policy)
  • $1 million for an Alaska crab boat deckhand's severely fractured leg
  • $1 million for a fish processor whose toes were amputated due to frostbite and negligent medical treatment aboard ship
  • $1 million in a wrongful death claim involving the sinking of an unseaworthy crab boat
  • $1 million for a deckhand who suffered multiple injuries when his skiff collided with an unlit barge causing multiple injuries
  • $1 million in a legal negligence claim against a lawyer whose contract for the purchase of a fishing boat failed to include fishing rights
  • $1 million for a crab boat deckhand's arm and shoulder injury
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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
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