AVIATION ACCIDENT LAWYER

If you have been injured in an aviation accident, knowing your legal rights can provide both financial relief and peace of mind.

We are currently evaluating aviation accident injury claims throughout the U. S. Victims of aviation accidents, negligence, and personal injury have the right to seek compensation for their injuries, damages, loss of wages, and medical expenses. Our aviation accident injury lawyers handle all types of accident claims. We also handle every type of aviation accident claim and airplane accident compensation cases.

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Aviation accidents can cause life-threatening physical injuries and trauma that can include financial damage to victims of negligence. Injured victims must deal with large and unforeseeable medical expenses, loss of wages, pain, suffering and loss of quality of life. Family members also can suffer economic loss, mental anguish and loss of companionship in caring for an injured family member.

Many aviation accidents occur due to negligence on the part of one of others involved. When an aviation accident is caused by another party’s negligence you are entitled compensation for medical expenses, pain and suffering as well as other damages.

Aviation Accident Statistics

 

  • 50% of all aircraft accidents are caused by pilot error.
  • 21% of all aircraft accidents are caused by some type of mechanical error.
  • 21% of all aircraft accidents are caused by weather conditions.
  • An average sized A 737 passenger jet is made of 367,000 parts.
  • Over 40,000 in-flight medical emergencies happen around the globe each year.
  • 80% of all aircraft accidents can be attributed to some type of human error.
  • Pilots with less than 100 hours of flying experience account for 45% of all fatal aviation crashes.
  • Helicopter accidents statistics show a rate was 7.5 for every 100,000 flight hours.
  • Airplane accident statistics show a rate of about 0.175 per 100,000 flight hours.
  • More than 4,000 people are injured every year from falling suitcases, bags, boxes, and other carry-on items.
  • There are about 150,000 Aviation site accidents reported each year. (The Bureau of Labor Statistics)
  • According to a Flight Safety Foundation study on turbulence an estimated 4,500 passengers are injured every year.

According to a Flight Safety Foundation study on turbulence an estimated 4,500 passengers are injured every year.

If you or a loved one has been involved in a aviation accident or personal injury where you feel you may be entitled to compensation, please complete the contact form on the right or call us at 1-888-267-1137 for a free case evaluation. A live personal injury counselor is available to answer your questions 24 hours a day. Time is of the essence when it comes to filing your Aviation Accident lawsuit!

  • All of our experienced Aviation Accident Lawyers work on a contingency basis and don’t get paid unless you do!
  • Each State has a strict statute of limitations for you to file your Airplane Accident lawsuit.  Fill out our FREE CASE EVALUATION form or call toll free us now at 888.267.1137.
  • Choosing an experienced Aviation Accident lawyer will be very important to your lawsuit and the amount of compensation of your settlement!

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Recent Aviation Injury Settlements & Verdicts

$15 Million Airplane Accident Settlement: For a 47-year old passenger injured in a single-engine airplane accident.
$6 Million Helicopter Crash Settlement: For a passenger injured in an air show helicopter crash.
$3 Million Aviation Wrongful Death Settlement: For family of a missionary who died in plane crash caused by broken cam shaft gear.
$2 Million Slip & Fall Settlement: For passenger exiting stairs on a commuter plane defective metal handrail fall to ground causing his death.
$13.75 Million Wrongful Death Settlement: Caused by a defective airplane engine.
$7.3 Million Helicopter Sightseeing Tour Settlement: For the wrongful death caused by the crash of a helicopter on a sightseeing tour.
$26 Million Plane Crash Settlement: For the wrongful deaths of a husband and wife in a North Carolina plane crash.
$32 Million Single Engine Crash Settlement: For a student pilot flying a Piper Malibu Single Engine Aircraft was burned in the crash.
$9 Million Helicopter Accident Settlement: For two families of two pilots killed when their logging helicopter crashed.
$27.5 Million Small Plane Crash Settlement: For families of skydivers killed in a small plane crash.
$2 Million Commercial Air Crash Settlement: For the death of a 7–year–old child killed on Alaska Airlines
$4 Million Charter Plane Settlement: For a wrongful death in a charter plane crash that occurred overseas.

Aviation Accident Statistics

  • 50% of all airplane accidents are caused by pilot error.
  • 21% of all airplane accidents are caused by some type of mechanical error.
  • 21% of all airplane accidents are caused by weather conditions.
  • The most unsafe times for an aircraft accident to occur are during takeoff and landing.
  • Statistics show that up to 80 p& of all aviation accidents can be attributed to some type of human error.
  • When calculating by distance, airplanes are 62 times safer than cars and trucks.
  • The FAA has stated that no one seat is safer than any other in a commercial airliner.
  • Pilots with less than 100 hours of flying experience account for 45% of all fatal aviation crashes.
  • The National Transportation Safety Board estimated a total of nearly 24 million flight hours in 2007.
  • The worst year for aviation crash deaths was 1972, when 3,214 people died in airplane crashes.
  • The safest year for airplane accidents was 2007, when 766 people died in aviation accidents.
  • Helicopter accidents statistics show a rate was 7.5 for every 100,000 flight hours.
  • Airplane accident statistics show a rate of about 0.175 per 100,000 flight hours.
  • In a study by Popular Mechanics it was determined that the safest place to sit in an airplane is near the tail.
  • According to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), there were 1,990 aircraft accidents nationwide in 2007.
  • According to the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB), there were 1,670 aircraft accidents nationwide in 2007.
  • The Air Crash Record Office (ACRO) reported 876 deaths due to airplane accidents and 147 separate airplane crashes in 2008.

Many personal injuries occur due to negligence on the part of one of others involved. When an accident is caused by another party’s negligence you are entitled compensation for medical expenses, pain and suffering as well as other damages.

If you or a loved one has been involved in an accident or personal injury where you feel you may be entitled to compensation, please complete the contact form on the right or call us at 1-888.267.1137 for a free case evaluation. A live personal injury counselor is available to answer your questions 24 hours a day.

TO GET HELP – Our Nationwide Toll Free Injury Helpline Number is 888.267.1137

Time is of the essence when it comes to filing your Personal Injury lawsuit!

All of our experienced personal injury lawyers work on a contingency basis and don’t get paid unless you do!

Each State has a strict statute of limitations for you to file your Personal Injury lawsuit.

Important Reminder!

Choosing an experienced Personal Injury Attorney will be very important to your lawsuit and the amount of compensation of your settlement!

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Personal Injury Statistics

  • There are more than 1 million cases of whiplash reported each year in the U. S.
  • Fatal head injuries are responsible for more than 60% of all bicycle fatalities.
  • There are over 3 million injuries each year from transportation accidents.
  • 2/3 of all bicycle accident reported deaths are from traumatic brain injuries (TBI).
  • 50,000 bicycle injuries reported each year in the United States.
  • 1 million children are injured in bicycle related accidents each year.
  • 8,000 boating accidents are reported by the U. S. Coast Guard each year.
  • 500,000 truck and commercial vehicles were involved in accidents in 2010.
  • The U. S. Department of Transportation reported 33,808 nationwide traffic accident deaths in 2009.
  • More than 100,000 motorcycles are involved in crashes each year according to latest data from the NHTSA.
  • Motorcyclists are 39 times more likely than passenger car occupants to die in a crash according to NHTSA.

For a Personal Injury lawsuit to be successful, personal injury lawyers have to show that your injury resulted from the negligence of another party. In the case of a Personal Injury lawsuit victims and immediate family members have the right to file a personal injury claim.


Personal Injury Damages

 

Disfigurement Damages (past and future)
Economic Damages (past and future)
End of Life Cost Damages
Exemplary Damages
Funeral Expense Damages
Future Economic Damages
General Damages
Gross Negligence Damages
Loss of Companionship Damages
Loss of Consortium Damages
Loss of Earning Capacity Damages
Loss of Life Damages
Loss of Wages Damages (past and future)
Medical Expense Damages
Mental Anguish Damages
Monetary Compensation Damages
Nominal Damages
Non-Economic Damages
Pain and Suffering Damages
Pecuniary and Non Pecuniary Damages
Physical Impairment Damages (past and future)
Treble Damages
Workers Compensation Damages
Wrongful Death Claims

Choosing the right Injury lawyer can mean the difference between getting fair compensation, partial compensation, or no compensation at all.

Need a Personal Injury Lawyer?

If you or a family member has been injured in accident, we can help you start an injury lawsuit against responsible parties.

Our experienced nationwide injury lawyers will help you get just and fair compensation for your injuries.

Call our Injury Toll Free Helpline at 888.267.1137 and get help today!

We can usually tell within a few minutes whether we can help you, and if we can’t, maybe direct you to someone who can. We are always accessible by phone, email and online chat.

We are always available to answer your questions with a phone call and will always keep you informed. We will do everything we can to ensure that you receive the highest compensation for your injuries.

If you have a legal question about an injury or wrongful death lawsuit, you don’t have to come into our office. Call us, and you’ll speak directly to a lawyer, and if a lawyer is not available, your call will be returned as quickly as possible.

TO GET HELP – Our Nationwide Toll Free Injury Helpline Number is 888.267.1137

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Fill out our free injury case evaluation form and an experienced injury lawyer will call you to immediately start processing your claim at no cost to you.

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We welcome your questions, and we will to return your calls within 24 hours.

TO GET HELP – Our Nationwide Toll Free Injury Helpline Number is 888.267.1137

 24 Hour Call Back Guarantee!

Fill out our free injury case evaluation form and an experienced injury lawyer will call you to immediately start processing your claim at no cost to you.

There is NO CHARGE FOR YOUR CALL OR THE CONSULTATION.

Our goal is to help you get fair and just compensation for your injury, so you can focus on your recovery!

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