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JE Dunn Construction, driver sued over fatal Highway 290 crash

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 7, 2018

HOUSTON – Two Louisiana residents allege the failure of a Deer Park driver to operate his employer's vehicle safely caused a fatal collision.

Seaman files suit against Orion Marine Construction over alleged injuries sustained on dredge

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Nov 6, 2018

HOUSTON – A seaman alleges he injured his back while working on a dredge and a company failed to pay or delayed paying benefits.

Tony Buzbee wants to be Houston’s next mayor

By David Yates | Oct 31, 2018

HOUSTON – One of Texas’ most recognizable trial layers says he wants to put Houston on the map by becoming the city’s next mayor.

Worker seeks damages from Freeport LG over on-the-job injuries

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Sep 25, 2018

HOUSTON – A worker alleges he was injured on a project in Freeport when the plywood he was provided to walk on broke and caused his leg to fall through.

Worker blames head injury on Chevron

By John Suayan | Sep 4, 2018

HOUSTON – A Harris County man is suing Chevron U.S.A., Inc. in response to allegedly getting hit in the head at its Mississippi facility.

Enterprise Marine Services employee alleges he was injured while working on vessel

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 31, 2018

HOUSTON – A seaman alleges he was injured while working on a vessel and that his employer has failed to provide maintenance and cure benefits.

Allegedly injured seaman seeks more than $1 million from Weeks Marine

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 30, 2018

HOUSTON – A Hidalgo County seaman alleges that his former employer has denied maintenance and cure benefits to him.

Motorist sues Target over collision with tractor-trailer

By John Suayan | Aug 17, 2018

GALVESTON – A local woman has filed a lawsuit against a discount retailer following an alleged collision last month with one of its employees, recent Galveston County District Court records show.

Worker claims back, leg injuries from barge collision

By John Suayan | Aug 6, 2018

HOUSTON – A dock collision in Pasadena two months ago has yielded a personal injury lawsuit, according to recent Harris County District Court records.

Worker burned by electricity seeks damages from Entergy Texas, Momin

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Aug 3, 2018

BEAUMONT – A Falls County man injured by electrical lines at a Huntsville worksite alleges two companies failed to maintain a safe work environment for contractors.

Pipefitters allege injuries from line explosion at Shell refinery

By John Suayan | Aug 2, 2018

HOUSTON – Two pipefitters have filed a lawsuit against Shell Oil Co. in response to a Fourth of July industrial accident at its Louisiana refinery, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Co. seaman seeks damages over alleged on-the-job injuries

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jul 11, 2018

HOUSTON – A seaman alleges he was injured while working for his employer and is seeking more than $1 million.

Lawsuit filed in response to workers' fall from 'badly corroded' rig, Buzbee representing plaintiffs

By John Suayan | Jul 5, 2018

HOUSTON – Anthony G. Buzbee of The Buzbee Law Firm in Houston has filed a lawsuit on behalf of the daughter of a man who died from injuries sustained in a fall from an offshore rig last month and a worker who survived the incident, recent Harris County District Court records show.

It’s ‘all you can eat’ at TWIA

By David Yates | Jun 12, 2018

It’s hard to resist an all-you-can-eat buffet. The idea of being able to devour as much as you want for a flat fee – going back for seconds, thirds, etc. – is very appealing, especially if you have a big appetite. But it’s best to resist the temptation to really get your money’s worth by overeating.

Failure to disclose business interests prompts man's estate to sue law firm

By John Suayan | Jun 6, 2018

HOUSTON – A local law firm has been sued for failing to disclose business interests to a Texas man and the estate he is representing, recent Harris County District Court records show.

Alleged explosion at Valero facility yields lawsuit, Buzbee representing plaintiffs

By John Suayan | Jun 5, 2018

HOUSTON – An alleged explosion at a petrochemical facility in Galveston County more than a month ago has resulted in a lawsuit, per recent Harris County District Court records.

Dickinson ISD’s $9.6M judgment against TWIA axed, Tony Buzbee loses out on $1.25M in attorney's fees

By David Yates | Jun 5, 2018

BEAUMONT – A Texas appellate court recently wiped a $9.6 million judgment stemming from a Hurricane Ike lawsuit brought by the Dickinson Independent School District.

Lawsuit filed in weekend explosion at Pasadena refinery, worker claims to be among more than 20 injured

By John Suayan | May 22, 2018

HOUSTON – Last Saturday’s explosion at a refinery in Pasadena has yielded a lawsuit, recent Harris County District Court records indicate.

Crane worker falls ill twice while working abroad, files lawsuit against employers

By John Suayan | May 5, 2018

HOUSTON – After reportedly suffering from an illness twice while working abroad two years ago, Louisiana resident and crane worker Tremaine Jefferson has pursued legal action against his employers.

Seaman seeks more than $1 million from Weeks Marine Co. over alleged injuries

By Philip Gonzales | May 3, 2018

HOUSTON – A Starr County man alleges that he was injured twice during his employment on a vessel as a seaman.

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