Tug And Barge Accidents

When a crew member on a tugboat or barge is caught in a workplace accident, there is a good chance he or she will get badly injured. They may have to stop working just as their medical bills are piling up. And there is no break from the usual household expenses.

Your Law Firm After A Tugboat Accident

If you are dealing with financial difficulties due to an on-the-job injury on a tug or barge, contact the Metairie, Louisiana, law firm of Gennusa, Piacun, & Ruli. We are experienced and tough litigators who have helped numerous injured seamen enforce their rights under the Jones Act. We represent clients throughout the New Orleans area.

A careless mistake by your employer or another crew member can easily lead to a tugboat or barge accident. Despite your best efforts, you could suffer a brain injury, spinal injury, crushed limbs, internal bleeding or other major, life-changing bodily harm.

What We Can Do For You

We understand the impact a catastrophic injury can have on a sailor and his or her family. Thanks to our years of experience filing and appealing Jones Act cases, our attorneys know how to put together a top-flight claim on your behalf. Our representation means you can focus on getting better instead of worrying about paying your bills.

Make An Appointment Today

For a free initial consultation with one of our lawyers, please call Gennusa, Piacun, & Ruli at 504-662-9590 or visit our Contact page to get in touch.