VB Attorneys hired on Jones Act claim against Premier

Posted on Feb 04, 2014

A cook employed by Premier Offshore Catering was injured when he fell down some stairs aboard a work boat.  The stairs were not equipped with non-skid materials, and had other deficiencies.  A short time after the injury, Premier fired its cook.  

This cook has hired our law firm to handle his claim against Premier, which will be governed by the Jones Act.  Here are some of the main issues that arise in a case like this:

If you have any questions about Jones Act claims, give us a call.