Airplane Crashes and Airline Liability Attorneys
Although rare, when an aircraft crashes the results are often fatal or very serious injuries. Several factors may affect an airline’s liability, such as pilot error, mechanical failure, or other causes. Injuries can occur during boarding, flight or landing. The airplane crash and injury attorneys at Decof, Decof & Barry handle injury and death cases involving commercial and private aircraft of all types and sizes.
Airline Crash Lawsuit Expertise
We handle a variety of claims involving the following:
- Aircraft design
- Air traffic controller negligence
- Pilot Error
The following examples demonstrate our success on behalf of numerous clients. While every case is different, and there are no guarantees of success or value, these examples provide some insight into the claims we have handled.
Past Success in Airplane and Airline Liability Cases
- $7.2 million judgment following a jury verdict on behalf of an elderly man and his wife against a commercial airline for injuries sustained as a result of a fall from the stairway of the plane
- $5.2 million settlement on behalf of the estates of a 49-year-old man and his 10-year-old son who were killed in the crash of a private aircraft
Please see Our Record of Success for additional aircraft accident verdicts and settlements.