Roswell Pipeline Injury Attorneys
Millions Recovered for Victims of Pipeline Accidents in New Mexico
Oilfield employees who must work on pipelines face some of the highest accident risks in an already-risky industry. Even a minor issue with a pipeline—such as a small crack—can have devastating results. Crow Law Firm represents injured oilfield workers and the families and loved ones of workers killed or injured in oil pipeline accidents. Based in Roswell, we represent clients throughout Southeast New Mexico, and our pipeline injury lawyer is licensed to practice both in New Mexico and Texas.
Common Pipeline Accidents
Some of the most common dangers of oil pipelines include:
- Leaks and spills
- Toxic exposure
- Propelled debris
- Collapsed structures
- Environmental damage
What Causes Oil Pipeline Leaks?
Oil pipeline accidents are often the result of poor or insufficient maintenance, aging pipelines, defective equipment, or unsound structures. Failure to follow state and federal safety regulations can also lead to devastating accidents—often with fatal consequences for workers.
Oil Pipeline Accident Statistics
The Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) reported the following statistics regarding pipeline accidents in the U.S. from 2018 through 2019:
- There were 13 reported fatalities in 2019 as a result of pipeline accidents
- In 2018 there were 6 reported fatalities
- In 2019 there were 35 reported injuries requiring hospitalization
- In 2018 there were 81 reported injuries.
Your Initial Consultation Is Free
If you were injured or your loved one was killed in any type of oilfield accident, including an incident involving an oil or gas pipeline, turn to the Roswell pipeline injury lawyer at Crow Law Firm. With over a decade of legal experience and tens of millions of dollars recovered for his clients, Mr. Crow has the skill needed to aggressively advocate for you.
Our legal team is dedicated to helping each and every one of our clients navigate the process of bringing a personal injury or wrongful death claim. This typically involves conducting investigations into the accident, gathering relevant evidence to support your claim—including medical records and other documentation—and building a strong case on your behalf. Our New Mexico pipeline accident attorney can answer your questions and address your concerns throughout each stage of the legal process.
B.J. is very knowledgeable and really fought for my family.- Larry
B.J. Crow and his office did an excellent job fighting on my behalf.- Mike B.
I highly recommend Crow Law Firm!- Destiny C.
B.J. and his staff were extremely professional.- John B.
Crow Law Firm got me the compensation I deserved.- Former Client