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Defense Base Act Attorneys

Written by admin on August 3, 2013. Posted in Dba lawyers, Maritime injury attorneys, Maritime lawyer

Longshore act

If you do dock work, marine work, or related work and you have been injured, you may need a Defense Base Act lawyer. Longshore and harbor workers compensation and maritime claims may seem difficult and complex, but you can get help in presenting your case. A Defense Base Act lawyer will be familiar with the compensation mechanisms and requirements of the Defense Base Act (DBA) and related legislation, like the Longshore Compensation Act (LCA), which work together to protect you and your family if you are injured or killed on the job. The DBA and LCA work together to provide a safety net for injured workers.

If you or a loved one has been injured on the job in a dockyard or maritime situation, you are not alone and you may be p