Accidents are a risk no matter the mode of travel, and they can have lasting effects. Maritime accidents can be particularly hard to litigate, especially if they occur in international waters. Below are some of the most common types of maritime accidents which shipping lawyers in Singapore can help with. Contacting a lawyer after any of the below incidents is a good idea for anyone who is injured or who has a family member who was injured or killed.
Oil Rig Accidents
Recent oil spills fall under this heading. Offshore oil drilling platforms are very dangerous in terms of heavy machinery and complex processes, and even a minor mistake can cause serious injury and environmental damage. If someone is injured, killed or suffers losses in such an accident, a maritime lawyer can help them or their family file a claim.
Cruise Ship Mishaps
Cruise vessels are a common sight in Singaporean …