Can an Injured Longshore/Habour Worker Still Benefit from a Jones Act Application, Qualifying as a Seaman, under the United States Admiralty Law?
12 Pages Posted: 19 Dec 2008
Date Written: December 19, 2008
The author discusses: 1) whether pile driver can be subject to the benefits of the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act, LHWCA; 2) whether injured longshoreman can accept LHWCA benefits when the suit has already been litigated; and 3) whether Mulcahy can be subject to the benefits of the Jones Act.
Keywords: Injured Longshore/Habour Worker, Jones Act Application, qualifying as a Seaman under the United States Admiralty Law
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