Oilfield Accident and Injury Lawyers in Wise County, Texas
The Oil and Gas field in North Central Texas has been a source of abundant energy resources, including both oil deposits and natural gas. For many oilfield workers, that industry has provided a solid career which has afforded oilfield workers the opportunity to support themselves and their families. Working in this field, however, carries significant health and safety risks that can quite possibly subject oilfield workers to the possibility of suffering extremely severe and serious, or even life-threatening or life-altering injuries as a result of industry-known dangers and hazards associated with the everyday jobs of oilfield workers.
The devastating impact that oilfield accidents and injuries can have on the lives of injured workers and their families can be emotionally, mentally, and financially devastating. It is not only necessary, it is imperative, for an injured oilfield worker to seek legal help in order to pursue compensation for the harmful effects of these catastrophic oilfield accidents and injuries. If you have been the victim of an oilfield injury while working in the oilfield or in the oil and gas industry, allow our team of lawyers here at the Law Offices of Steven Williams to put our vast experience, knowledge, and skills to work for you and aggressively pursue the financial recovery that you are owed and that you deserve! Our team consists of dedicated legal professionals who know how difficult the recovery from one of these oilfield accidents can be, so not only do we represent injured oilfield workers to pursue and protect their legal rights, we also work with the injured workers and their families to ensure that they have the support and assistance that they need to get through this difficult time.
Common Injuries and Risks for Oil and Gas Field Workers
Various risk factors contribute to the likelihood of an injury occurring in the Oil and Gas Field. Of those, some of the most common are as follows:
- Well-Site Accidents
- Pipeline Explosions
- Oil Tank Explosions
- Transportation Truck Accidents
- Chemical Leaks
- Contamination of Water and/or Air Supply
- Inadequately trained staff and/or management
- Inadequately qualified staff and/or management
- Failure to follow proper safety and industry standards
- Lack of proper supervision
- Lack of adequately staffed crews
Being injured in any of these types of accidents can leave workers in an extremely difficult position, and compensation may be absolutely crucial for the injured worker’s survival and to help them try recovery and to get back on their feet financially. If you were injured as a result of an oilfield accident, you may be entitled to seek compensation for your injuries, lost wages, pain and suffering, and possibly even exemplary or punitive damages. These cases often take a lot of time in attempted negotiation with your employer and the other Oil and Gas and Industry companies that may have had crews on the site at the time of your accident, and you only have a limited amount of time to file a lawsuit in this type of case….so, time is not on your side!Please call the Law Offices of Steven Williams today at (940) 627-6060 for your free initial consultation. Don’t delay and miss out on the chance of recovering damages for your injuries and other losses that you most definitely deserve and are most likely justly entitled to!