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On this week's episode of The Legal Difference, attorney Wes Gralapp talks maritime law and Jones Act, and what you need to know. Wes starts the conversation by explaining the Jones Act, and how you know whether your job falls under it. He talks about what to do if you're injured in an offshore injury, and how you may be entitled to compensation. Wes discusses the different types of jobs that fall under Jones Act, and offers some clarification on land rigs versus offshore rigs.