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Rowan Cos., others named in suit over employee's 2015 death

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | Jun 6, 2018

HOUSTON – A widow and her two children allege their husband and father death as a result of not receiving prompt medical equipment while stationed offshore on a vessel owned by Harris County companies.

Baywater Drilling employee alleges he was injured lifting 300-plus pound object

By Kristine Gonzales-Abella | May 30, 2018

HOUSTON – A Jones Act seaman alleges he was injured while working because he was required to manually lift a heavy object without an adequate crew.

Settlement reached in dram shop suit brought over death of Nederland teen Kristen Paris

By David Yates | Apr 24, 2018

BEAUMONT - A dram shop suit brought on behalf of Kristen Paris, the Nederland teen who was killed by a drunk driver three years ago, has purportedly been settled.

Diamond Offshore Drilling employee alleges he was injured on vessel

By Philip Gonzales | Apr 2, 2018

HOUSTON – A Jones Act seaman alleges he was injured while working for his Harris County-based employers.

Noble Energy Inc. employee seeks more than $1 million over leg injuries

By Philip Gonzales | Dec 18, 2017

HOUSTON – A Mississippi man alleges his employer's negligence caused the amputation of both of his legs.

Worker seeks damages from Exxon after falling from ladder at Beaumont refinery

By Philip Gonzales | Oct 4, 2017

BEAUMONT – An Echo Maintenance employee is seeking more than $1 million in damages after falling from a ladder at a Beaumont refinery.

Woman alleges wet floor at Ramada Houston International East caused fall, spine injury

By Philip Gonzales | Sep 28, 2017

HOUSTON – A business invitee is seeking $1 million from a hotel owner and hospitality company after a fall at a Humble hotel.

Man injured in incident at Marathon Petroleum refinery seeks damages for burns

By Philip Gonzales | Sep 8, 2017

GALVESTON – A man who suffered second-degree burns in an incident at a refinery is seeking more than $1 million in damages.

Trans American Trucking Service Inc., driver named in suit over Highway 290 crash

By Philip Gonzales | Sep 5, 2017

HOUSTON – A driver is seeking damages after a tractor-trailer collided with her vehicle on Highway 290 in Harris County.

LaBelleCo Fab, LaBelle Air employee alleges tool electrocuted him, seeks $1 million

By Philip Gonzales | Sep 5, 2017

BEAUMONT – Two Beaumont businesses are facing a suit from an employee seeking more than $1 million after he was injured while working.

Patient files suit against Pasadena Management Consultants alleging medical malpractice

By Philip Gonzales | Aug 14, 2017

HOUSTON – A patient alleges he has suffered physical pain and suffering as a result of a medical procedure performed by a Pasadena doctor.

Slated for trial: Dram shop suit brought over death of Nederland teen Kristen Paris

By David Yates | Jul 31, 2017

BEAUMONT - A dram shop suit brought on behalf of Kristen Paris, the Nederland teen who was killed by a drunk driver three years ago, has been set for trial in September.

Maritime worker blames employer, barge owner for injuries

By Philip Gonzales | Jul 10, 2017

HOUSTON — An Arkansas maritime worker is suing his employer and a barge owner, alleging their negligence led to injuries for the defendant.

Texas Supreme Court declines to review $1.7M aviation verdict

By David Yates | Jun 20, 2017

HOUSTON – The Texas Supreme Court will not review the top aviation verdict for all of Texas in 2013. The Houston-based law firm Arnold & Itkin secured the judgment, totaling nearly $1.7 million, on behalf of Derek LeBlanc, who was injured in a helicopter crash while on route to work on an oil platform in the Gulf.

Worker blames maritime companies for injuries

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 13, 2017

HOUSTON — A Texas maritime worker is suing marine and shipyard companies, alleging their negligence led to injuries for the plaintiff.

Tower worker blames ladder manufacturer, tower owners for injuries

By Philip Gonzales | Jun 7, 2017

HOUSTON — A Michigan man is suing a ladder manufacturer and tower owners, alleging their negligence caused him to fall and suffer injuries.

Seaman blames employer, vessel owner for injuries

By Noddy A. Fernandez | May 15, 2017

HOUSTON — A Texas seaman is suing an employer and a vessel owner, alleging their negligence led to an explosion that injured the plaintiff.

Employee sues Noble Drilling alleging he was injured on the job

By Louie Torres | Mar 17, 2016

GALVESTON – A roustabout alleges he was injured while working on the job.

Marathon sued for injuries allegedly caused by refinery explosion

By Annie Hunt | Feb 6, 2016

BEAUMONT – A Marathon employee is suing owners and affiliates of the Marathon Petroleum Texas City Refinery for alleged injuries sustained in an explosion at the refinery.

Arnold & Itkin hit with $4M suit for not paying client referrals

By David Yates | Jul 17, 2015

Arnold & Itkin was recently hit with a $4 million suit, brought by a man alleging the Houston law firm refused to pay him for personal injury clients he drummed up for the lawyers.

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