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Q: How long do I have to file a claim if I get injured while working on a fishing boat?
Jason Robert Margulies
Jason Robert Margulies
answered on Jun 11, 2018

The general maritime personal injury statute of limitations is 3 years.

46 U.S. Code § 30106 - Time limit on bringing maritime action for personal injury or death. Except as otherwise provided by law, a civil action for damages for personal injury or death arising out of a maritime tort...
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