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On and Offshore/Maritime Accidents

Lafayette, Louisiana, Maritime Accidents Attorneys

Dozens of On and Offshore Accident Victims Represented

On and offshore work on oil rigs, oil platforms, ships, barges, jack up rigs, semi-submersible vessels and drill ships is dangerous, and there are sweeping federal laws and acts of congress that provide effective legal protection when employers fail to provide safe work environments.

Do you work as a driller, roustabout, tool pusher, rough neck, deckhand, mate, derrick man, oil rig worker or other maritime worker on or offshore? The Hightower Law Firm has helped dozens of injured maritime workers recover for pain and suffering, medical expenses and lost wages.

Have you been injured on or offshore in a maritime accident? Contact an experienced attorney at the Hightower Law Firm at


Our lawyers have recovered settlements and jury awards for injured harbor, dock, ship and rig workers following on-the-job accidents. We work with numerous experts were applicable, including accident reconstructionists and medical professionals to investigate accidents, demonstrate injuries and their effects, and help prove liability.

Contact a firm which has helped numerous workers successfully pursue their rights under The Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act and the Jones Act. Contact the Hightower Law Firm.

Contact Us
If you have questions regarding on and offshore injuries and maritime accidents, contact the Hightower Law Firm. We offer free initial consultations, are available for evening and weekend meetings by appointment and are conveniently located in downtown Lafayette near the courthouse. To contact our firm, call 337-233-0555.

* Incorporated as Thomas R. Hightower, Jr. A Professional Law Corporation


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