Oil Field Injury Attorney in Katy
Representing Hardworking Oil Industry Employees
Oil fields are inherently dangerous places to work. There is dangerous
machinery, the risk of explosions, regular exposure to hazardous chemicals
and fumes, as well as fires and large amounts of electricity. The list
of oilfield dangers goes on and on, as does the list of potential injuries
and accidents oil industry workers deal with regularly. Oilfield and refinery
accidents are quite common.
If you have been seriously injured in an oil field explosion or you have
lost a loved one as a result of an oil refinery accident, the oil field
injury lawyer the Law Office of Shane McClelland can help you and your
family to hold those at fault accountable.
Types of Oil Field Accidents
Although the oil industry has advanced their drilling technologies over
the years, oil drilling rigs and offshore oil platforms are dangerous
places to work.
Oilfield workers can be injured due to:
- Unsafe conditions
- Poorly maintained equipment
- Malfunctioning equipment
- Improper training
- Falls from great heights
- Crushing accidents
- Exposure to toxic chemicals
When you call the Law Office of Shane McClelland, we can promptly investigate
your accident and begin the evidence discovery process. We take the time
to interview workers or bystanders, consult with industry experts, and
identify the negligent parties. Our Katy oil field injury attorney can
also assist if your loved one was killed in an oil field accident and
you wish to pursue a wrongful death claim.
Oil Drilling Rig Accidents & Liability
Dangerous drilling and pipeline work have become a way of life in Texas.
When these jobs result in injury to you or the death of a loved one, you
need an experienced oil rig accident attorney in Katy who understands
product liability and premises liability issues as well as the different
sources of compensation that may be available for your claim. Depending
on the job site and location, several different companies and/or parties
can be held liable for the incident. Identifying the responsible parties
and holding them accountable is the key to collecting the maximum compensation
for your injuries.
Give us a call at
(713) 242-1302 to get started on your case today.