Airline Crash Attorney

Airplane travel is generally safe. However, an injury or death can occur during boarding, in flight, or during landing. Injuries can be caused by a pilot’s or an airline’s failure to adhere to federal standards, general negligence, or defectively designed or improperly maintained equipment.

At Decof,Decof & Barry our aircraft accident attorneys handle personal injury and wrongful death litigation involving commercial and private planes of all types and sizes.

Whether an injury occurred on the ground or in the air, our airplane injury lawyers have the knowledge and experience to ensure your claim is handled effectively.

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.

Let us help

Please contact one of our attorneys to schedule a free consultation. We work for clients on a contingency fee arrangement, which means you pay no legal fee or costs unless we obtain a verdict or settlement for you. We cover all areas of RI, including Providence plus the Boston, MA area and southern CT.