By Stephen M. Vaughan, Esq., Tucker, Vaughan, Gardner & Barnes, Houston, Texas
Claimants and their attorneys have long tried to reach outside the Longshore and Harbor Workers' Compensation Act ( 33 U.S.C.S. § 901 et seq .) and its progeny...
By Monica F. Markovich and Jonathan A. Tweedy, Brown Sims, P.C., Houston, Texas[fn1]
Section 905(a) limits the liability of an employer and its insurance carrier for benefits under the Longshore and Harbor Workers’ Compensation Act (“LHWCA...