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Texas Oil Rig Accident Attorneys

Helping Injured Oil Rig Workers

The oil and gas industry is crucial to Texas's economy, but working on an oil rig can be incredibly dangerous. If you've been injured in an oil rig accident, you deserve fair compensation for your injuries. 

Jolly Roger Law understands the unique challenges faced by oil rig workers and the complexities of maritime law. Our experienced team of offshore accident lawyers is dedicated to fighting for the rights of injured workers in Texas.

Why You Should Hire an Offshore Attorney

The aftermath of an oil rig accident can be devastating. Serious injuries can leave you facing mounting medical bills and lost wages. An experienced offshore attorney can help you navigate the legal process and ensure you receive the maximum compensation you deserve. 

Don't try to navigate this challenging situation alone. Contact Jolly Roger Law today for a free consultation.

Types of Oil Rig & Drilling Accidents

Oil rigs are complex environments with numerous potential hazards. Accidents can occur due to a variety of factors, including:

  • Fires & Explosions: Leaks in pressurized systems, electrical malfunctions, or improper handling of flammable materials can lead to devastating fires and explosions.
  • Blowouts: Uncontrolled releases of oil or gas can cause catastrophic accidents, resulting in serious injuries and environmental damage.
  • Slip & Fall Accidents: Wet or slippery surfaces on deck or in work areas can lead to falls from height or other dangerous situations.
  • Oil Rig Structural Failures: Improper maintenance, corrosion, or severe weather conditions can cause structural failures on the rig, leading to collapse or equipment malfunctions.
  • Equipment Failures: Defective machinery can malfunction, causing crushing injuries, electrocution, or other serious harm.

Texas Oil Rig Statistics

Unfortunately, oil rig accidents are a recurring problem in Texas. According to the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE), there were 127 oil rig fires and explosions in 2022. These and other offshore accidents resulted in 200 injuries and fatalities.

These statistics highlight the dangers faced by oil rig workers every day. If you've been injured in an oil rig accident, don't hesitate to contact Jolly Roger Law today.

Contact An Offshore Injury Lawyer Today

Oil rig accidents can have life-altering consequences. Our experienced offshore injury lawyers can help you recover the compensation you deserve to focus on your recovery. Contact Jolly Roger Law today for a free consultation. We'll fight for your rights and help you get back on your feet.

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