Consequences of Aviation AccidentsAviation accidents like plane crashes and helicopter crashes can result in extensive bodily harm, if not outright death. The many individuals present on planes can tragically pass away in the incidents. Others have suffered such extreme damages as:
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Internal organ damage
- Severed limbs and digits
- Loss of memory
- Brain damage
Aviation Accident Wrongful Death ClaimIf you wish to file a wrongful death claim against the airline or manufacturer, such as Boeing, for the untimely and tragic death of a loved one, our law firm can help. A wrongful death lawsuit can be filed if an individual were killed due to the negligence of another party. This means that you must be able to show that the victim was owed a duty of care that was breached, and the breach of duty resulted in an accident that led to the death A wrongful death claim can primarily be filed by a spouse if the loved one is killed in an accident, or by parents of minor children if the minor was killed. In some states, laws allow parents of adult children to take legal action, as well as siblings, grandparents, life partners, and anyone who is financially dependent on the deceased. These laws vary by state, though, and only a skilled aviation lawyer will be able to help you if you are outside of the regular scope of kinship. You should have ample proof that your loved one was a lawful passenger on the plane, such as a boarding pass, bank statement, credit card receipt, email from the airline, flight confirmation number, and more. As long as you can show that your loved one was rightfully present, you will have grounds for a claim.
Class Action Lawsuit against BoeingDue to the fact that Boeing has had several instances where the 737 MAX 8 has crashed or has been targeted for defects, victims of incidents should take appropriate legal action in the form of a class action lawsuit.
Find out more about how we can help you. CHAT LIVE with a representative now.A class action lawsuit is a collective tort filed against a single defendant. The plaintiffs are the numerous parties that were affected in some way, whether as victims or as surviving members of a deceased person’s family. The plaintiffs will pool their evidence together and use it as proof against the defendant. For example, a defect with the computer sensor in a plane can affect dozens of lives and not just one individual’s if there is a crash. As a result, all those who were harmed or suffered secondary effects can take action. aviation accident lawyers will be glad to help and will walk you through the legal process from start to finish.
Compensation from an Aviation Accident LawsuitIf you were harmed in an aviation accident or if a family member passed away, you may be able to receive the following types of compensation:
- Medical expenses from the past and future
- Loss of income
- Property damage
- Pain and suffering
- Pre-death medical expenses and pain and suffering
- Funeral and burial fees
- Loss of consortium
- Loss of expected savings and inheritance
The Right Firm for YouOur aviation accident attorneys at the Downtown LA Law Group have been handling such claims for years. We have won millions of dollars for our clients over time and we have successfully litigated hundreds of claims. There is nothing about aviation accident cases that surprises us, and our legal knowledge and expertise is next to none in the category.
Learn more about your options for compensation by calling (213) 389-3765.For a free legal consultation, call our law offices today. We’ll gladly go over your case with you and will tell you what we believe your claim is worth. If you have specific questions or concerns, we’ll give you the information you need. We will also tell you more about our zero fee guarantee, which states that you won’t have to spend a single dime of your own money throughout the case. We will pay for the legal costs of your claim and we will only be paid for our services if we win. The insurance agency of the responsible party will cover the costs. If we do not succeed with your case, we do not get paid at all, and you can walk off debt-free to our firm. If you were injured in an aviation accident or because of a malfunction with a Boeing 737 MAX 8, contact the Downtown LA Law Group for more assistance.