The general cargo ship Hayato struck a fishing boat on November 28, 2020. At the time, the vessels were near Kashima port, Honshu east coast north of Tokyo. The fishing boat sank, and all twelve people on board were rescued. One person on board the fishing boat died, and the remainder all sustained injuries in the incident. Our thoughts and prayers go out to those impacted by this tragedy.
Our experienced lawyers handle maritime personal injury and wrongful death litigation of all kinds and the skills needed to represent the families of loved ones who have lost their lives or those who have been seriously injured as a result of the negligence of another party. The lawyers of Spagnoletti Law Firm have handled maritime lawsuits throughout the country, including those involving container ships. Our attorneys have extensive experience in maritime injury and death cases involving vessel accidents. The experienced and aggressive maritime attorneys at Spagnoletti Law Firm can help you understand your rights if you or a loved one was a victim of a maritime accident. There are strict and short time limits on making claims related to vessel accidents, so please contact us online or call 713-804-9306 or 877-678-5864 to learn more about your rights.