The oil and natural gas industry experienced a lot of changes over the
past couple of years. There are a lot of areas where oil production is
higher than ever before. One of the biggest areas for the oil boom in
the United States is the Bakken oil field. Thousands of eager workers
rushed to this area to work hard and earn great money drilling for oil.
However, in the rush to earn higher profits, many companies failed to
properly invest in worker safety. There are a lot of
oil field injury issues that remain unresolved. It is important for these oil workers to
receive compensation for their injuries.
Oil Field Injuries
Many workers in the Bakken oil field received injuries because of negligent
safety procedures. In the rush to drill as much oil as possible, many
companies did not invest in safety equipment for workers. Oil injuries
are especially dangerous because it often results in the worker being
burned. Fast treatment is vital to reduce the chances of permanent damage
to the body. Many workers simply did not receive the care they should
have while injured.
There are a lot of former Bakken oil field workers who have lasting issues
from their injuries sustained while working. With the rush to drill more
oil, companies never had an issue replacing the workers in the fields.
However, many companies did not spend enough time or money helping injured workers.
Over the past few years, our legal team has helped many people injured
in the Bakken oil field. If you have interest in getting compensation
for your injuries,
contact us today to get the legal process started.