Defense Base Act
Civilian Workers Injured Abroad
Were you injured in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Kuwait or anywhere overseas while working for a U.S. company?
If so, your case is covered under the Defense Base Act which is an extension of the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act.
Our firm can handle your claim if you are a civilian injured in Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Kuwait or anywhere overseas while working for a U.S. company under a contract with the U.S. government.
Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act
Longshoremen Injured on the Job
Are you a longshoreman injured loading and/or unloading containers or cruise ships?
Working at U.S. ports can be a very dangerous job.
If you are a longshoreman involved in loading or unloading container or cruise ships, and have been injured on the job, it is imperative that you contact an attorney who has experience in handling cases under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act.
Our Law Firm at a Glance
The Law Offices of Gillis, Mermell & Pacheco, P.A., fighting for injured workers under since 1996
Over $150,000,000 obtained in benefits and/or settlements for our clients during the past 20 years
Over 2,000 mediations on behalf of injured workers
Over 3,000 claims of injured workers under the Defense Base Act and the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act
Over 60 years of combined attorney experience in assisting injured workers
Over 2,000 injured workers’ cases
Over 6,000 claims filed on behalf of injured workers
Over 200 injured workers’ cases taken to trial
You can rely upon our experience, knowledge, expertise and commitment to get the job done on your DBA case. We are ready to go to work for you today!
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