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Adriatic Marine v. Harrington | Salta.Law

An injured seaman sues his employer, but the investigation discovers a concealed pre-existing condition. How would that affect his case? Learn more.

Rogers v. Estate of Ashlock | Salta.Law

The Rogers v. Estate of Ashlock case shows why a seaman should not delay a personal injury claim. Learn more about the time periods to follow.

Seamen’s Rights & Remedies: Recap on the Jones Act | Salta.Law

How does the Jones Act help you? Find all the details in one place from its primary purpose and coverage to its limitations. See the short summary.

Noble Drilling v. Deaver | Salta.Law

A seaman seeks M&C benefits after a personal injury. How does his employer handle the claim? Learn more about your legal rights with Deaver’s case.

Guidance After an Injury: Advance on Wages | Salta.Law

Injured seamen may not see the advance on wages as a hidden agenda of their maritime employer. Learn more about this strategy in personal injury cases.

Luwisch v. American Marine Co | Salta.Law

How may a seaman’s fault affect his personal injury lawsuit? Learn all about it with the Luwisch v. American Marine Co case.

In re B&C Seafood | Salta.Law

Two seamen cannot return to work due to a permanent condition. Is their employer right to terminate their M&C benefits? See the full case.

Personal Injury Lawsuit: Caldwell v. SCGC | Salta.Law

A technician working aboard a riverboat casino gets injured. What’s the outcome of his personal injury lawsuit? Learn more about the vessel status factor.

Seamen’s Rights & Remedies: Maintenance and Cure Pt.6 | Salta.Law

What if your employer refuses to pay maintenance and cure? Learn more about punitive damages and your legal rights.

Seamen’s Rights & Remedies: Maintenance and Cure Pt.5 | Salta.Law

Filing a claim for maintenance and cure? Your vessel employer may use the McCorpen defense. Learn how it works.

Seamen’s Rights & Remedies: Maintenance and Cure Pt.4 | Salta.Law

Seamen can get their maintenance and cure benefits until the point of MMI. What is MMI? Learn the details.

Seamen’s Rights & Remedies: Maintenance and Cure Pt.3 | Salta.Law

What’s the amount of maintenance and cure a seaman should receive? Learn about the standard rates and ways to increase the payment.

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