All commercial divers and their loved ones know that diving is an inherently dangerous line of work. There are many variables involved in every dive, and often mistakes are made that lead to disastrous results. After such an incident occurs, the families of the victim deserve justice for the loss of their loved one, and they deserve an attorney who will protect their rights.
The attorneys and staff at Cueria Law Firm, L.L.C. are dedicated to making sure that families are taken care of and provided for in these situations. Commercial diving litigation is complex, but we are experienced in the various issues that arise out of this type of litigation, and will focus our personal attention on you. We have obtained positive results for our clients who have been involved in commercial diving accidents. We will work hard for you, and ensure that you receive the best legal representation you can.
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We will move decisively to investigate all circumstances of a fatal diving accident and assess your rights under the Jones Act and other applicable federal and state laws. Exposing diving accident causes and the negligence that factors into them is a proven strength of our collaborative legal team.
We know how to address all types of oil field accidents and other maritime events, informed by our understanding of:
- The many causes and factors associated with disabling or fatal decompression sickness
- Risks inherent in operating outside dive limits
- Encounters with differential pressure hazards, often resulting in catastrophic injuries or death due to entrapment
- Offshore explosions and fires
- Equipment failures and on-vessel accidents with fatal consequences
- Wrongful death claims and lawsuits under a wide range of circumstances
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Your personal challenges are undoubtedly great in this traumatic time. We can help you make sound decisions. Our proven Louisiana scuba diving death and injury attorneys will assess your legal options and offer clear counsel. Our focus is on pursuing fair compensation to address your financial needs, freeing you to focus on personal recovery.