The overwhelming majority of aviation accidents end with fatalities, regardless of the size or type of aircraft involved, and those suffering from the loss of a loved one may be eligible to file a personal injury or wrongful death claim, and be legally compensated for damages incurred.
In the event of an aviation accident-related death, surviving family members may have a valid claim to seek compensation for funeral expenses, loss of companionship, loss of financial support, and other damages.
If you have been injured in an aviation accident, or suffered the loss of a loved one, contact the Chicago injury lawyers of Cooney & Conway immediately for a free consultation about your case. Call 800-322-5573 today to speak with a qualified representative.
Personal Injury Lawyers for Aviation Accident Claims
The leading Chicago personal injury attorneys of Cooney & Conway help accident victims and their families take legal action to recover monetary damages for losses. A nationally recognized and respected catastrophic injury law firm, the talented and experienced team of skilled attorneys at Cooney & Conway is regularly called upon by other legal professionals across the nation for assistance with complex cases involving aviation accidents.
Among the damages potentially incurred from aviation accidents include:
- Lost income
- Medical expenses
- Pain and suffering
Airline carriers are required to adhere to certain safety standards when transporting cargo or passengers. Mechanical failures, careless operation, incompetence of pilots, and other issues that result in an airplane crash in most cases warrant an investigation of negligence. Accidents may also occur on icy runways, in terminals where passengers enter and exit, or in airfields that are not properly maintained by owners and operators.
Aviation Accident Litigation Experts
Catastrophic occurrences related to air travel may be caused by many factors including:
- Aircraft defects such as engine failure
- Aircraft technology or software failure
- Communication issues with an air traffic control
- Errors by pilots or aircraft operators
- Inadequate maintenance of an aircraft
If you have been injured in an aviation accident, or suffered the loss of a loved one in an air travel incident, contact the Chicago injury lawyers of Cooney & Conway immediately at 800-322-5573 to schedule a free consultation about your case. CLICK HERE, or simply fill out the contact form to the right and a qualified associate will respond shortly.