East Coast maritime lawyer John K. Fulweiler (a Proctor-in-Admiralty) represents injured crewmembers in pursuing Jones Act claims along with other available maritime remedies. Personal injury to or death of a seamen is treated by United States law codified at 41 USC 30104 or 41 U.S. Code § 30104 which states: "A seaman injured in the course of employment or, if the seaman dies from the injury, the personal representative of the seaman may elect to bring a civil action at law, with the right of trial by jury, against the employer. Laws of the United States regulating recovery for personal injury to, or death of, a railway employee apply to an action under this section." Admiralty attorney John Fulweiler has experience not only litigating Jones Act claims, but actually working in the commercial maritime sector. If you need a maritime lawyer to represent you in a Jones Act claim -- one that understands the sea and knows his way around a vessel, call John at 1-800-383-6293. Call him anytime 24-7/365.
By John Fulweiler