The one thing I advise anyone handling their Jones Act Case, is to always tell the truth. Always. No matter what. Do not beat around the bush or sugarcoat anything. You have to be truthful about everything dealing with your case. If you are not honest, The judge will dismiss your case. Trust me on it. I have seen it many times.
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Edison Chouest Offshore owns and operates a fleet of offshore service vessels which sail the oceans across the world. In addition. Edison Chouest Offshore a large independently owned fleet of research vessels.
Edison Chouest Offshore crew members are injured in vessels across the world. We represent Edison Chouest Offshore crew members that have sailed almost every ocean in the world.
Edison operates companies with various names. Some see these companies as shell companies.
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What to do if you are a crew member injured on a vessel?
1. Report the Injury.
2. Try and get information about the vessel's insurance company.
3. Document the vessel condition that caused your injury. Take photographs of the worn-out grip tape, or the steep ladder or broken hand rail. Usually the more photographs from different locations the better.
4. Do not agree to have surgery or other serious treatment performed by doctors in foreign countries. You have the right to be sent to the United States, including Imperial County to have serious surgeries performed. When in doubt - call us - we can help coordinate your medical care.
5. Do not sign anything.
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Our clients are injured across the world in all types of vessels and all types of incidents and circummstances.
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We believe in what we do. We protect Seaman, workers and consumers. We believe our job is to fight hard for you. Our job is to fight hard to help you get past your injuries. Our job is to fight hard to help you and your family maximize your compensation for your injuries.