Offshore Injury Lawyer

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If you’ve been hurt in an offshore accident, call us.  We are Covington offshore accident lawyers.

This is an old offshore case from 1998. In this case, a piston from the engine room fell on the worker. This case is a reminder how serious injuries can be in workplace and offshore accidents.

Here is the quantum summary for the case:

Abuan v. Smedvig Tankships, LTD
Summary
Abuan v. Smedvig Tankships, LTD, 717 So.2d 1194 (4th Circuit) , LA , 1998, Report Type: N/A

Appellate Panel :
N/A

Trial Type :
judge

Trial Judge :
N/A

Trial Court :
N/A

Plaintiff’s Lawyer :
N/A

Defendant’s Lawyer :
N/A

Injuries
Head injury, brain damage, scarring, fractured leg.

Tissue :
hard Tissue

Did Plaintiff Have Surgery? :
yes

Treatment Length :
N/A

Pre-existing Conditions :
hard Tissue

Award change on appeal:
unchanged

Damages
General Damages :
$1,500,000

Past Medicals :
$0

Future Medicals :
$0

Past wages :
$0

Future wages :
$0

Loss of Consortium :
$0

Other Damages :
$0

Total :
$1,500,000

Case Details
Suit Reason :
Please see case for specific details.

Award Reason :
Please see case for specific details.