Idaho Airplane Accidents Attorneys
Transportation by air can open up the world to the travel-minded, and flying can be a rewarding hobby for amateur pilots. Air travel has a far lower accident rate than transportation by car or truck, but injury accidents happen on airplanes every day, and the most serious of airplane accidents have a much greater likelihood of causing fatal injuries to victims. Victims may have claims against airplane or airplane part manufacturers, airlines, pilots, or, in some cases, fellow passengers.
Determining who is responsible for an airplane accident takes dedicated investigation and research by seasoned professionals. In order to ensure that your airplane injury claim receives the full compensation it deserves, find legal help that will work hard to prove your right to money damages. Contact the seasoned and dedicated Idaho personal injury lawyers at Pedersen & Whitehead in Boise and Twin Falls for a no-cost consultation after an aircraft aviation accident.
Common airplane accidents that cause passenger injury
There are many more varieties of airplane accidents than just the massive, news-grabbing catastrophes that may first come to mind. Far more common are accidents involving nonfatal injuries on an aircraft, including:
- Injuries caused by luggage falling from overhead bins due to poor stowing or damaged bins breaking open mid-flight
- Passengers being injured by food or beverage carts
- Slip-and-fall injuries, such as those caused by turbulence, hidden hazards, or slippery conditions in airplane restrooms
- Hot liquid burns during in-flight beverage service
While these nonfatal injuries are more common, serious and fatal injuries can occur, especially among passengers in smaller private airplanes and helicopters. Deadly airplane accidents may be precipitated by:
- Inadequate training of the pilot
- Negligent air traffic controllers
- Mechanical failure of the airplane or helicopter
- Defectively designed or manufactured aircraft components
- Failure to regularly and adequately maintain aircraft
Help you can trust after an Idaho airplane accident
When passengers fall victim to airplane accidents that were the result of carelessness or negligence by aircraft crew, airlines, or airplane manufacturers, they may be entitled to seek money damages for their injuries through an airplane injury lawsuit. Twin Falls and Boise injury accident law firm Pedersen & Whitehead can provide knowledgeable legal representation to airplane accident victims. Our seasoned team of investigators and attorneys will conduct a thorough review of the circumstances of your accident and the parties responsible. Our respected and experienced litigators won’t rest until they’ve explored every argument and avenue for financial recovery for our clients. Contact the Idaho airplane accident lawyers at Pedersen & Whitehead for a free evaluation of your case.
Call Pedersen & Whitehead after an Airplane Accident in Twin Falls or Boise
For dedicated and professional legal help after an Idaho airplane accident, contact the aviation accident lawyers Pedersen & Whitehead for a free consultation in Boise at 208-336-2552 or in Twin Falls at 208-734-2552.