The oil industry is booming in Oklahoma, and thousands of people work around oil rigs every day. Oilfield work can be lucrative, but it can also be dangerous. If you or someone you love has suffered from oilfield injuries, then you could be eligible for compensation under Oklahoma personal injury law.
Oilfield workers experience a wide variety of injuries. Some injuries occur over the long-term, including toxin, smoke, and chemical inhalation. And, any time employees are working in close proximity to heavy machinery and rig equipment, there is the potential for serious physical injury or even death.
Many oilfield injuries occur due to the negligence of other employees or the inability to maintain proper equipment. Heavy machinery could break down, putting the lives of rig workers at risk. An untrained employee could jeopardize the lives other crew members by following incorrect operating procedure. Oilfield exploration is complex and requires employees, machinery, engineers, and equipment to efficiently work together to get the job done safely and on time. When safety procedures are not followed, the results can be catastrophic.
If you or someone you love has an oilfield injury, it’s important to seek legal representation as soon as possible. Since many injuries and deaths occur due to negligence, victims and their families could be awarded sizable compensation. However, navigating through the world of oilfield injury law can be difficult without the right legal representation.
Oilfield Injuries – How We Can Help
That’s why Joe Carson wants to help. Joe Carson has represented oilfield workers across Oklahoma in personal injury cases. He believes all oilfield workers deserve a safe working environment. Joe will fight hard to secure your compensation and defend your claim against the company.
The oilfield can be a dangerous place for workers, and many injuries and accidents occur due to worker negligence. The lack of sufficient training could have put other workers at risk. In addition, a faulty piece of machinery could have jeopardized the safety of an entire crew. During an investigation, Joe Carson and his team of oilfield injury experts will determine who is liable for any injuries or deaths on the job site before fighting for your compensation.
Whether you or a loved one has suffered from oilfield injuries, Joe Carson can provide the honest, experienced legal representation needed to gain compensation. Contact Joe Carson today by filling out the contact form on this page or by calling 405-397-1717 for a free, no-obligation consultation.