Residents of New York, the nation and the world are becoming increasingly concerned about the risks of international plane travel now that an investigation into a fatal crash revealed that defects and safety lapses played a role in the wreck. At Kreindler & Kreindler LLP, we recognize that safety lapses and manufacturing defects are common causes of domestic and international plane crashes, and we have helped many people who suffered injury or lost loved ones in such incidents pursue appropriate recourse.
Boarding a small plane or helicopter in New York or another part of the country brings with it inevitable risk, and while environmental conditions, pilot errors and similar circumstances can all cause crashes, manufacturing defects are another common area of concern. Recently, a thorough investigation into a deadly military helicopter crash revealed that a defect during the manufacturing process played a key role in the crash. At Kreindler & Kreindler LLP, we recognize that aircraft defects and design flaws are common contributors to plane and helicopter crashes, and we have helped many people who suffered hardship because of manufacturing defects seek appropriate recourse.
Commercial airplane accidents can be devastating. If they do not result in complete loss, they often result in severe personal injury and extensive financial damages. If you or a loved one was injured in a commercial airplane accident in New York, you may have several questions, one of which, who is liable for your damages?
When you decide to file an aircraft products liability lawsuit in New York, you will need to discuss with your attorney the legal theory or theories under which you should bring your case.
If you have received an invitation to take a smaller, private aircraft on an expedition in New York, you may be excited about the opportunity to have a customized flying experience. While flying on private aircraft is a unique experience, it is essential that you understand the risks of your decision as well so you can be confident in choosing to participate or not.
When you board an airplane in New York or another part of the nation or world, you probably feel relatively confident that you will land in your final destination without facing too much trouble. The past year was a particularly tough one for airplane passengers, however, with worldwide airline fatalities reaching their highest number since 2014. At Kreindler & Kreindler LLP, we recognize that airplane crashes frequently have catastrophic results, and we have helped many people who lost loved ones in airplane crashes pursue appropriate recourse in the aftermath.