Working in an oilfield, refinery, on the docks, or off-shore means you are facing extremely dangerous working conditions on a daily basis. From minor incidences to more major tragedies, many things can happen on site. While you don’t always need a lawyer, if you are not getting the payments or medical treatment you need or if your case gets complicated or burdensome, we’re here to help you make sure your rights are protected as you seek workers’ compensation benefits.
At Ghitterman, Ghitterman & Feld, we are experts at fighting for the injured and disabled. We are here to represent any worker associated with the oil industry or longshoremen, on or off shore, with any accident or injury they might have incurred, no matter what role you have at the organization:
Common oilfield or longshoreman injuries can include:
Regardless of the type of injury you have sustained, or its severity, we can help. We represent injured workers throughout the Central Valley and Central Coast of California, and have offices located specifically close to some of the larger oil refineries and docks in Bakersfield and in Oxnard.
Our lawyers are board certified specialists in workers’ compensation law and have a proven record of success obtaining results for injured oilfield workers.