How Oil and Gas Companies Are Cutting Corners and Causing Accidents
There are a seemingly limitless number of corners that oil and gas companies will cut in order to increase output and profit. They will avoid the cost of equipment repair and replacement, instead working old machinery to the point at which it becomes hazardous. They will push workers to put in too many hours, leading to exhaustion that can result in accidents. They will even hire inexperienced workers and provide them with insufficient training, then send them out on the job where their lack of training endangers themselves and those around them.
While workers’ compensation may be a source of recovery in these cases, the negligence of the oil or gas company and the negligence of other parties often opens the door to filing a personal injury claim. This can allow substantially higher recovery than workers’ compensation, so it is in your best interest to enlist a lawyer with the ability to determine the appropriate type or types of claims to pursue. We have that ability.
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