Washington State Ferry Employee & Passenger Injuries
While working on a ferry may not look like a taxing job from the outside, Washington State ferry workers are susceptible to a variety of serious injuries and physical complications from carrying out their daily labor. If you have been injured while working on a ferry, it is important to discuss your legal options with an experienced lawyer.
At Seattle Maritime Attorneys, we provide high quality personal service and skilled legal representation to Washington State ferry employees. With more than 50 years of combined experience practicing maritime law, you can count on us to make you aware of your options and steer you towards a solution that protects your interests.
To schedule a free initial consultation with a ferry worker injury lawyer, visit our contact page or call our Seattle office at 206-729-5252, or our Bellevue office at 425-454-3800 today.
What Can We Do for You?
Ferry worker injury cases are handled in state court and are covered under the Jones Act and federal maritime law. We will appear with you in court and work hard to maximize the compensation you can receive under the Jones Act. Under the Jones Act you may be entitled to compensation for medical bills, lost wages, pain and suffering, and loss of enjoyment of life.
Our attorneys handle a broad range of injuries including back strain, carpal tunnel syndrome, vehicle impacts from passengers driving their vehicles negligently, and many more.
To discuss your legal options with an experienced attorney in a free initial consultation, contact us today.
Injuries to Ferry Passengers
Passengers aboard Washington State Ferries have a right to reasonable care from ferry employees. If you get hurt as a passenger while on a ferry, you need to contact Seattle Maritime Attorneys to discuss what you can do about it.