Crab Boat Accidents

Anyone who knows the Alaska fishing industry knows that crab fishing can be hazardous to even the most rugged worker's health. The high seas are a dangerous place to work. Equipment can malfunction. Poorly maintained vessels can turn deadly in an instant.

If you have been injured in a crab boat accident in Alaska, our skilled Jones Act lawyer and maritime attorney Michael J. Schneider in Anchorage can help you.

Assertive Crab Boat Accident Attorney

For more than 40 years, Michael J. Schneider has handled commercial fishing accidents and maritime death claims from accidents occurring in Alaska and the Bering Sea. Our clients have operated crab boats, squid vessels, trawlers, fish processing vessels and long liners. He knows how to investigate, negotiate and prosecute personal injury claims governed by federal maritime law, the Death on the High Seas Act and the Jones Act.

Attorney Schneider safeguards the interests of those who have suffered extremely serious injuries, as well as the families of workers who died in crab fishing accidents caused by negligence. He makes every effort to see that you receive the maximum compensation you are entitled to under personal injury law, in negotiations or in court, to defray lost wages, pay medical bills, and compensate your pain and suffering.

Act now to protect your rights. Contact the Law Offices Of Michael J. Schneider, A Professional Corporation, in Anchorage for quality, experienced crab boat accident injury representation that gets results.

More Than 40 Years Fighting For The Justice You Deserve

Skilled, client-committed personal injury lawyer Michael J. Schneider handles crab boat accident injury claims for fish processors and deckhands involved in:

  • Crab pot launchers
  • Stacking crab pots
  • Crab blocks
  • Line bins, line coilers and king coilers
  • Bait choppers
  • Picking booms
  • Deck cranes
  • Icing

If you have suffered a serious or catastrophic crab fisherman injury, you have a friend and champion in our Anchorage law firm. We help you to understand your rights and work hard to win the full compensation you deserve.

At the Law Offices of Michael J. Schneider, your initial consultation is free of charge — and you pay no attorney fee unless we win settlement damages in your crab fishing accident injury claim.

Call Or Email Michael J. Schneider — Free Consultations

If you need a lawyer to represent you for injuries you suffered in a crab boat accident, or for the death of a loved one who pursued this dangerous profession, contact us. Call to 907-331-3549 or send an email. An evening appointment or visit to your home or hospital room is available upon request.