The oilfield is one of the most dangerous industries to work for in the world.

Despite OSHA’s efforts and that of many other organizations and oil and gas companies, injuries are still far too common.

If you’ve been injured at work, whether you’re an oilfield or offshore worker, we are here for you. Contact our oil field accident attorneys in Longview, TX today.

Why Hire Us

The oilfield accident lawyers at Patton, Nix & Young in Longview, TX have successfully represented countless oil and gas workers who were injured on the job.

Our oil field lawyers are some of the very few personal injury attorneys in Texas who are board certified. That means, we are well respected in the legal community and we have valuable experience that benefits all of our clients.

One of the major aspects about our law firm that many clients appreciate is that our attorneys meet with you face to face. Often, people rarely speak with their attorneys. Some don’t even meet them until they are in the courtroom with them. However, at Patton, Nix, and Young, we believe in treating our clients with respect and taking care of their needs personally.

If you work with us, you will have a team of oilfield and offshore accident lawyers who will fight for you and work hard to win compensation on your behalf.

Oil And Gas Sectors We Serve

Oilfield injury cases involve negligence and unsafe working conditions in sectors of the oil and gas industry such as:

  • Pipeline construction
  • Working on drilling rigs
  • Down hole and drill sites
  • And more

Types Of Oil Field Injuries And Accidents We Can Help With

Our law firm located in Longview, TX handles oilfield personal injury, wrongful death lawsuits and lawsuits that involve but are not limited to the following:

  • Oil field rig blowouts
  • Oil field workover rigs
  • Drilling rigs
  • Pump jacks
  • Defective products
  • Construction site falls
  • Falling objects on oil rigs
  • Pipeline construction
  • Accidents involving loading or unloading pipe

Solutions For Oil & Gas Workers

Oil field operators and construction site owners are required to maintain a safe working environment for their workers. They must inspect the property, conditions and heavy equipment to ensure the safety of individual workers.

If you’re injured at work as an oil and gas worker, one of the laws designed to protect you is the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act (LHWCA). This law is intended to help recover medical bills, pay you while you are out of work, and provide rehabilitation services to get you back to work.

You may also qualify for workers comp. Our work injury lawyers can investigate your case and learn about your workers compensation benefits to ensure you are taken care of.

You may also qualify for workers comp. Our work injury lawyers can investigate your case and learn about your workers compensation benefits to find out the best way to approach your case.

Contact Us

If you have suffered a serious injury at work in the oilfields of Texas, construction site or other labor occupation, our oilfield and offshore injury lawyers will build a strong case on your behalf for your work related injury.

When we take your personal injury case, we will do everything possible to help you recover your medical expenses and help you get your life back. We are here for you.

Contact us to schedule a free consultation.