Admirality & Maritime Law

How To Protect Your Business When Employing Maritime Workers

If you’re a maritime business owner and one of your employees is injured at work, they might be able to file a lawsuit against your company under the Jones Act. If you’re going to employ maritime workers or seamen that are covered by the Jones Act, you need to ensure that...
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What to Do After a Boating Accident

After a boating accident, your goal should be to make sure everyone involved is safe. If the boat is still afloat, do a quick headcount to confirm that everyone is still on board. If someone has fallen overboard, assist them in safely getting back into the boat. Once everyone has been...
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