OilField Accident Attorney
In , the oil and gas industry fuels almost everything we do and creates a tremendous amount of jobs and prosperity for residents. While those are unquestionably positive aspects of the the industry, it's quite alarming that many safety experts agree that the industry is very dangerous for the men and women who work on the oil rigs, oilfields and offshore rigs.
If someone you love has been hurt or even killed while working on an oilfield in or near , it's critical that you seek help from a law firm that's experienced in fighting the some of largest Oil & Gas companies on behalf of of victims just like you.
What makes the oil industry particularly more dangerous than other industrial jobs is the peaks of valleys in oil and gas prices. The cost of oil for example can halt or greatly accelerate domestic oil production here in at a moments notice. When the demand is high, there are time crunches put on everyone who works in the industry from the drivers transporting the oil to the workers doing rig maintenance. Sadly, this high demand for oil, all too often leads to shortcuts being taken by oil companies and neglected safety protocols which results in tragedy for many families in .
Typically, when tragedy strikes in at an oilfield or refinery, oil & gas companies will do their best to try and quickly settle with the victim or their family to minimize the impact on their profits. While it may appear to be genuine and heartfelf on their part to make such gestures, rest assured that they have a team of lawyers who are doing everything in their power to make sure they pay your family as little as possible. Do not allow yourself to be a victim who get's taken advantage of by trying to settle your case on your own. If someone you love has been hurt or even killed while working on an oilfield , it's critical that you seek help from a law firm that's experienced in fighting the largest Oil & Gas companies on behalf of of victims just like you.
Number Of Oil & Gas
Workers in 2011
Number Of Work Related
Percentage Of Increase
Over Previous 10 Years
Percentage Of Oil Field Accidents
That Took Place In Texas (2007-2012)
Types Of Cases We Handle
Here are a few of the of Oil & Gas related accidents that our firm can help you with
Oil Rig Accidents
The majority of accidents on rigs take place during regular maintenance
Explosions are one of the leading cause of injuries on oil rigs and fields
Fracking causes many different safety issues for indusry workers
Oil & Gas Truck Accidents
Industry workers experience abnormally high accident rates
Electrocutions claim the lives of oil workers every year
Heavy Equipment Accidents
The heavy equipment used on rigs creates various safety hazards
Fatal accidents are on the rise in
Offshore Drilling Accidents
Offshore rigs can be very dangerous for a variety of reasons
Recent Wrongful Death
Settlement By J. Reyna