If you have been hurt or lost a loved one in an aviation accident, contact Brodhead Law, LLC right away. Our Atlanta personal injury lawyers will help you understand your options under the law.
The Aviation Safety Network reports that:
Aviation accidents encompass anything that goes wrong at the airport or during a flight. Types of aviation accidents include:
A leading cause of commercial jet crashes is pilot and crew error. Pilot error may involve fatigue or sleep inertia (after waking up from a required nap). It may also result from poor or inadequate training, faulty judgment, or poor response to mechanical failure and external problems. Examples of pilot error include:
Defective aircraft design and faulty equipment have led to many deadly aviation accidents. Poor maintenance can also play a role. Failures can occur when the components and structure of the aircraft are subjected to stress due to age, corrosion, or flight time.
Air traffic controllers play a crucial role in the safety of commercial passenger flights. Failure to properly guide air traffic through negligence or error can cause serious aviation accidents.
Aviation accidents can cause serious, catastrophic, or fatal injuries. If you or your loved one has been a victim of such an accident, call Brodhead Law, LLC as soon as possible.