Eagle Ford Shale Accident Lawyers
San Antonio Team for Eagle Ford Shale Injuries
The Eagle Ford Shale formation is located in South Texas and has brought
a significant amount of natural oil and gas deposits to the area. As the
Texas oil industry has experienced a boom, employment on these
oil and gas fields have also increased. Revenue and jobs in Bexar County and San Antonio
have experienced a spike as a result. Unfortunately, while the economy
of the area may benefit, the increase in workers on these gas and oil
fields have led to an increase in the number of
personal injuries and
wrongful deaths resulting from injuries.
Oil fields can be dangerous areas. If you or a loved one have been involved
in an accident and suffered an injury as a result, you may be entitled
to recover compensation. The award-winning lawyers at Maloney & Campolo
are here to stand by your side during this stressful time. Get started with a
complimentary consultation to discuss your case.
What oil field injuries do workers suffer from?
Employment on oil fields has surely contributed to the growth of the Texas
economy, but also leaves workers exposed to numerous dangerous and even
fatal hazards. Just because an oil field may be a naturally dangerous
place to work does not mean that workers on these locations do not have
Contact our peronal injury lawyer if you suffered an injury at Eagle Ford
Shale due to:
- Contact with dangerous or flammable liquids
- Improper employee training
- Explosions or blowouts
- Slips, trips, or falls
- Unsecured machinery and equipment
- Collapsed rigs
- Defective tools or equipment
- Inadequate safeguards
- Falling objects
Suffering an oil field injury for any reason can result in serious burns,
loss of limps, spinal cord, head, and neck injuries, and more. When you
have been harmed, don’t do through the process alone. You have a
dedicated team of advocates to help you recover what you are owed as a
result of this serious and life-changing accident.
Maloney & Campolo can work with you do discover whether your employer’s negligence
resulted in your injuries and hold them accountable for your medical expenses,
pain and suffering, lost wages, and more. Just because you work a dangerous
job does not mean you should not be protected. Ensuring the well-being
of you and your family is our primary goal.
Common Trucking Accidents From Eagle Ford Shale
One of the most common accidents that are suffered in connection with Eagle
Ford Shale is involvement in a
trucking accident. Since the Eagle Ford Shale industry has experienced a significant boom,
many counties, including Bexar County, have experienced a boom in trucking
traffic with some experts estimating the boom to last another 30 years.
With the large number of shipping and transporting that occurs in connection
with oil and gas fields, Texas has seen an increase in the number of large
trucks on the roads. With more vehicles on the roadways, the increased
likelihood occurs that a serious accident can occur.
Even further, the roads that these large trucks use to transport oil and
gas from Eagle Ford Shale were not developed with heavy vehicles in mind.
In addition to the hazards of increased trucking on the roadways, damaged
roads result in drivers navigating unfamiliar terrain. If you or a loved
one have been involved in an Eagle Ford shale trucking accident, consult
with an experienced San Antonio injury lawyer at our firm right away!
Help From San Antonio Eagle Ford Shale Attorneys
When you or a loved one have been hurt on Eagle Ford Shale, you need the
dedicated help and representation your case deserves. Our attorneys have
years of experience fighting for the rights of those that have been injured
and holding responsible parties accountable.