If you’ve been injured in the oil field, working with the right Wyoming oil field lawyer can help you handle this personal challenge and rebuild your life. Our team of legal experts can help you investigate and evaluate your situation. We can work on your behalf to help you assert your legal rights and find the resources you need to rebuild your life after your personal injury.
Our oil field injury attorneys call Jackson, Wyoming home, but we handle cases throughout the United States. If you’re hurt in an accident in an oil field, we invite you to contact us to talk about your case. Call us at (307) 732-7800 for a confidential and immediate consultation regarding your case
How Can an Oil Field Injury Lawyer in Wyoming Help Me After a Gas, Oil or Mining Accident?
An experienced Wyoming oil and gas field lawyer can help you determine your next steps after a personal injury accident. We can help you investigate how your injury occurred. We can explore how the law can help you recover financially, emotionally, and professionally.
You may qualify to bring a negligence personal injury claim against a responsible party, or you may be eligible to file for workers’ compensation. Even if you think workers’ compensation may be your only avenue for relief, you may have a claim against a third-party for defective equipment or other negligence. Whatever your situation, we can help you examine the law, determine the best course of action, and work quickly to meet deadlines. As we represent you, we work with you to help you understand what the law has to say about your injuries and what you can expect from the legal process.
Cases Our Oil Field Injury Lawyers Handle in Wyoming
Oil fields have some of the highest injury rates in modern industry. There are ways that injuries occur during oil and gas mining activities that you may not think about until an accident occurs. We see the devastation that results from oil field injuries. Just some of the ways that oil field injuries arise include:
- Transportation accidents including car, truck, and air accidents
- Fires and explosions
- Falls including slip and falls and falls from elevated surfaces
- Injuries from falling objects
- Unsecured rigs
- Defective equipment and poorly maintained equipment
- Fatigue from long working hours or poor working conditions
- Inattention, too few workers or a lack of appropriate supervision
- Poor training for employees
- A lack of signs to warn employees and others present on a work site
- Other acts of negligence, recklessness, and intentional conduct
You may not even know what caused your accident or injury. If you’re unsure of the cause of your accident, our Wyoming oil field lawyers can help you investigate. We can use legal processes to gather evidence and strategically build your legal claim.
Do I Need to Hire an Oil Field Injury Lawyer?
Our lawyers work hard to help you take the best steps for you after an oil field accident. You may need to file your claim through your state’s workers’ compensation system. On the other hand, your best option may be to file a traditional negligence claim in the appropriate state or federal court. It’s our goal to help you pursue your claim to the fullest extent of the law.
Having an experienced legal team on your side can help ensure that you’re doing the right things to get the help that you need after an oil or gas accident. We can help you not only take action to avoid making errors, but we can also help you navigate the legal system in a way that’s calculated to help you find maximum relief under the applicable law. We can gather physical evidence, interview witnesses, and help you document your injuries. We have experience bringing workers’ compensation claims and traditional legal claims in Wyoming and state and federal courts throughout the country. The team at Robert P Schuster, Attorneys at Law has experience handling complex cases including personal injury and wrongful death.
What Sets Our Wyoming Oil and Gas Lawyers Apart
Our detailed, disciplined approach to the law is what sets us apart. No two cases are the same, and it takes determination to help each client achieve success. There’s no one-size-fits-all approach to legal services, but we’re dedicated to providing legal services that are grounded in experience and the highest professional skills.
Although we are based in oil and gas country in Wyoming, we represent clients nationwide including:
- North Dakota
We offer big-city legal expertise with mountain-town manners and open communication with our clients. As we represent you, we stay in constant contact. Your legal case might be complex, but we believe client communication is simple: be straightforward, attentive, and responsive. Our team is here to not only help you understand the law but harness it for your best interests.
Contact Our Oil and Gas Attorneys in Wyoming Today
We take pride in providing our clients only the best oil field injury legal services. We invite you to ask lots of questions and explore our law firm culture. We work diligently and passionately to help all of our clients find justice in Wyoming and other state and federal courts. If you’re hurt in an oil field personal injury accident, you may have a very short period of time to assert your rights. Call our Robert P. Schuster, P.C., Attorneys at Law team at (307) 732-7800 to begin.