Oil Field Injury Statistics
Stalwart Legal Defense for Victims in South Texas & Louisiana
The oil industry is extremely important to the economy in the state of Texas. Oil rig and exploration companies employ many individuals and provide the potential for advancement and security. Unfortunately, these jobs can also be extremely dangerous.
Dangers on the job for oil field workers include, but are not limited to:
- Well blowouts
- Explosions and fires
- Defective or malfunctioning equipment
- Crane accidents
- Exposure to toxic chemicals
- Falling debris
- Slip and fall accidents
- Worker negligence or error
- Helicopter crashes
- Boat accidents
Oil field injuries and even deaths are not uncommon. Oil rig workers handle some of the most dangerous and stressful jobs in the United States. The potential hazards an oil field worker faces during the course of a routine day on the job are significant.
What are my options after an oil field accident?
If you or a loved one has been injured in an oil field accident, speak with a member of our experienced personal injury legal team at Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs as soon as possible. Our attorneys serve clients in Galveston, Houston, Louisiana, and throughout South Texas. We have over a century of experience and a reputation for dedicated client representation.
Oil & Gas Injury Lawyers for Houston and Galveston Clients
We understand the challenges and dangers faced by oil field workers every day, and we are prepared to stand up for your rights and help you pursue the financial compensation you deserve for your injuries. This compensation may include restitution for pain and suffering, medical costs, lost wages, loss of earning capacity, and more. We are not afraid to stand up to the big oil companies on your behalf-and we are prepared to do so. Contact Fibich, Leebron, Copeland & Briggs today or fill out our form to request a free legal consultation.