Rysz v. Norwalk Marine Contractors Inc. February 24, 2014 | 0 Comments | SEE FULL TEXT OPINION share share on linkedin Facebook share on twitter share on google+ Share With Email Send Thank you for sharing! Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided. print reprints Fairfield J.D., at Bridgeport Radcliffe, J. A "seaman" under the Jones Act is an individual: 1.) whose duties contribute to the functioning of a vessel; and 2.) who has a connection to a vessel in navigation that is substantial. VIEW COMMENTS ( 0 ) ADD COMMENT What's being said Sign In Terms & Conditions Comments are not moderated. To report offensive comments, click here. Preparing comment abuse report for Article# 1202644057563 Send Thank you! This article's comments will be reviewed.