Two men were killed in a T & T Marine offshore crane accident on a
dock off of Pelican Island. When Galveston emergency responders reached
the scene of the accident, they found there victims. Two of the men suffered
fatal injuries. The third man was seriously injured.
If you lost a loved one in an incident like the T & T Marine offshore
crane accident, The Doan Law Firm legal team stands ready to provide you
with the information and the legal support you need to protect your legal
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All of the specifics surrounding the accident are yet to be confirmed.
What is known today is that the crane in question somehow tipped over,
killing two of the men and injuring the other.
No foul play is thought involved with the crane accident. An investigation
is ongoing to determine the actual cause of the crane falling over, resulting
in the fatal injuries.
Identifying Wrongful Parties After an Offshore Crane Accident
In aftermath of an event like the T & T marine offshore crane accident,
a great deal of attention is paid to ascertaining all parties responsible
for the accident. In the direct aftermath of the T & T Marine offshore
crane accident, confusion existed as to whether T & T Marine owned
the crane, or even owned the dock itself. Ascertaining who owned the crane
and dock represents part of the pursuit that must be undertaken in regard
to identifying responsible parties in a T & T Marine offshore crane
Additional research will be required to ascertain who was responsible for
installing or maintaining the crane. Research needs to be undertaken to
determine who or what entity was responsible for employing the killed
and injured workers.
A skilled attorney can ensure that all responsible parties who caused your
injuries, or caused the death of a member of your family, are brought
to justice. An experienced T & T Marine offshore crane accident lawyer
will fight to make sure you obtain appropriate compensation from all responsible parties.
Overview of a Wrongful Death Case
In Texas, certain family members can pursue a wrongful death lawsuit against
the parties responsible for an incident like the T & T Marine offshore
crane accident. These family members are:
If one or another of these family members do not initiate a wrongful death
claim within three months of the incidence, the legal representative of
the deceased family member's estate can take this step. In the state
of Texas, a wrongful death lawsuit must be filed in court within two years
of the deceased family member's death. The failure to file a lawsuit
within that time frame can result in a family member being forever precluded
from pursuing a legal remedy for the death of a loved on in an accident
like that involving the T & T Marine offshore crane.
Schedule an Appointment with a T & T Marine Offshore Crane Accident
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injury hotline at (800) 349-0000. During an initial consultation, a member
of our legal team will provide you an evaluation of your case.
You will also be able to answer any questions you might have about the
case. Keep in mind that our firm doesn't charge a fee for an initial
consultation with a Doan Law Firm T & T Marine offshore crane accident lawyer.