Offshore rigger Rene Armant was injured after slipping and falling on a Chevron owned drilling platform that was situated in the Gulf of Mexico. The case was filed with the Galveston Division of the Southern District of Texas on January 29, 2016.
The defendant claims that he was injured in a slip and fall accident on August 21, 2015 due to the company’s negligence. He reports that he suffered “serious, debilitating bodily injury,” which was caused by Chevron’s failure to maintain safe conditions on the drilling platform, as well as to adequately supervise the equipment and work area utilized by employees.
The defendant is seeking damages for the following:
- Lost earnings and loss of earning capacity
- Physical impairment and permanent disfigurement
- Medical expenses
- Pain and suffering
- Mental anguish
- Pecuniary and non-pecuniary damages
No other details about the case are available at this time.
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