Drilling Rig Defects in Texas
Obtain Experienced Legal Representation from Our San Antonio Oil Field
If you have suffered a serious injury while working on an oil field caused
by a defective drilling rig, you may be eligible to either recover
workers’ compensation from your employer or pursue a personal injury claim if the defect was
caused by a negligent third party. At The Law Offices of George P. Escobedo
& Associates, PLLC, we are ready to help injured oil field workers
obtain monetary damages in order to make the best possible recovery from
injury. With more than a decade of experience, our San Antonio
oil field accidents lawyer has a thorough understanding of Texas law to guide you through the complexities
of the legal system.
Who is At Fault?
Rig and equipment defects are found to be the common cause of many oil
field and offshore platform accidents in the United States. Unfortunately,
most oil companies attempt to cut costs and make a profit by reducing
safety inspections and features to protect workers.
The following are common causes of defective drilling rigs:
- Design defects
- Damaged blocks, cables, and tongs
- Faulty or missing safety guards
- Corrosion to pipes, struts, and valves
- Lack of maintenance
- Oil drill malfunctions
- Manufacturing defects
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It is imperative to hire an experienced and skilled attorney to recover
your entitled compensation. We can investigate the accident collect evidence
necessary to develop an effective and personalized legal strategy just
for you. Whether we reach a reasonable settlement outside or inside the
courtroom, we are ready to fight tirelessly for you.
Contact us and speak with our San Antonio oil field accidents lawyer today.