Airplane Accident


Airplane Accident

Aviation law is a complex area of personal injury law that protects victims of crashes involving commercial planes, private planes, and helicopters. If you or a loved one are injured in a crash, the airplane accident attorneys at Nguyen & Chen can fly through the maze of state and local laws and product liability issues to win you a fair settlement.

Varied Mishaps Require Experienced Airplane Accident Attorneys In Houston

Accidents can result from problems with the plane, pilot error, the weather, and more. The most common factors include:

  • Air traffic control error
  • Bird strikes
  • Dangerous or defective equipment
  • Fuel problems
  • Mechanical failure
  • Pilot error
  • Poor aircraft design
  • Sabotage
  • Structural problems with the aircraft
  • Turbulence
  • Weather problems

In addition to more serious accidents due to the operation of the plane and the performance of the pilot, there are other types of accidents that might occur as well:

  • Burns from liquids
  • Failure to respond to medical emergencies
  • Falling luggage
  • Food poisoning
  • Sliding beverage carts
  • Slips, trips, and falls

After an accident, you may suffer the minor inconvenience of travel delays that result in your missing a few days’ work, or you may suffer major injuries. In the worst case, especially with small planes, you may experience wrongful death of a family member.

Nguyen & Chen Will Fight For You

Regardless of the apparent cause and outcome of an accident of, you need to quickly partner with an attorney at Nguyen & Chen to reconstruct the events of the case and file action before evidence is lost. In addition, there may be a statute of limitations on file in certain cases.

Filing suit in these types of cases can be costly, so it is crucial to work with an experienced attorney who is able to take your case on contingency and who will work hard to get you a settlement that provides compensation for your injuries and funds to pay your medical bills, treatments, lost wages and other expenses. When you need an attorney that specializes in airplane accidents, call Nguyen & Chen.

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