Adams County, Ohio
Steven Schletker understands the difficulties facing workers after an injury. The Schletker Law Firm represents clients who have suffered personal injury and work injury. He also represents persons with maritime or other boating accident claims. Tow boat crew members are likely covered under the Jones Act and General Maritime Law.
After an accident, medical bills and other expenses begin to accumulate. It is important to be represented by an experienced passionate attorney. Steven Schletker is an experienced admiralty attorney who focuses on Maritime and Longshore cases. If you are injured on the job, retaining an attorney with the skill and dedication to navigate through the complicated legal process is essential. Whether you are a Longshoreman or tow boat crew member, it is important to work with an attorney who appreciates the differences between state and federal laws.
Adams County was formed July 10, 1797. Named after John Adams, the second President of the United States, Adams County is one of the most beautiful regions in Southern Ohio. It is located along the Ohio River and is within hours of Cincinnati and Columbus. Adams County provides an unmatched balance of the serenity of a small community with the resources found in a larger city. Today Adams County is known for the Great Serpent Mound which is a 1,330 feet effigy that rests atop a plateau overlooking the Brush Creek Valley. Residents and visitors of Adams County partake in a myriad of outdoor recreational activities including fishing, hiking, golfing, and absorbing the astonishing views of nature in the State Parks.
Adams County is known mainly for its wildlife and resources, as it abuts the Ohio River. Its location on the Ohio River allows companies such as Dayton Power & Light to operate plants and provide jobs for the Adams County community. Adams County’s location near the Ohio River provides it with an opportunity to expand and develop economically. The opportunity to work and live so close to the Ohio River brings about the unfortunate potential for injury and accidents. When these accidents occur, residents of Adams County may look to Steven Schletker for guidance and representation.
When a worker is employed on a tow boat or barge on the river their chances of being involved in an accident increases. An accident can occur in the blink of an eye and permanently alter your life. In order to return to your normal life as quickly as possible it often helps to have an experienced attorney on your side. By calling Steven Schletker you take the first step in obtaining the compensation to which you are entitled.
Steven Schletker does not charge an upfront fee. A retainer payment is not required. He receives payment only when he successfully prosecutes your case. If you or a family member have been in an accident, Steven Schletker can help you obtain the compensation you deserve. Call toll free at (800)254-7487 to discuss your claim and review your options.