Anyone who has spent time earning a living on the ocean can tell you that it’s a dangerous business. The sheer unpredictability of the ocean can put even the most experienced of sailors or the strongest of ships at risk. These conditions demand competence and professionalism from all of the crew members of any seagoing vessel, whether its a: cruise ship, fishing boat, tugboat, or barge.
The Virginian-Pilot reported today that the dangers of carbon monoxide poisoning were felt in Norfolk yesterday
The fire occurred at Vinings Landing Marina, which is on the popular road – Shore Drive. The season is beginning to turn into “tourist time,” and so incidents like these are heavily reported upon during the Summer and Spring months. Shore drive contains numerous restaurants and other heavily visited attractions.
Virginia Attorney Richard Serpe is currently accepting cases involving maritime workers who have been injured in the course of their employment. He has successfully prosecuted cases under the Jones Act and the general maritime law, and takes pride in helping […]