Handling matters involving airplane accidents requires diligence, attention to detail, and the ability to relate to and understand our own clients who have undergone a life changing tragedy. Airplane crash survivors and family members have specific legal rights outlined in State, Federal, and International law as well as in various treaties.
Recent New York cases involving airplane tragedies have included American Airlines Flight 587 heading to the Dominican Republic, TWA Flight 800 to Paris, Yankee’s Pitcher Corey Lidle’s plane crashing into an Upper East Side residential apartment building, and smaller accidents involving private jets in Long Island, Westchester, and New Jersey’s air fields.
The Federal Aviation Act and Regulations promulgated a specific set of safety standards for air planes, including pilot’s conduct, flight hours regulation, aircraft manufacturing, and flight operation procedure.
A different set of rules and regulations apply to airplane accidents involving commercial, military, and or private planes. If you or a loved one has been involved in a plane crash DO NOT SIGN ANYTHING until you contact a lawyer as legally binding documents may relinquish your rights forever. Call the experienced and knowledgeable Airplane Accident lawyers at Frekhtman & Associates for a free consultation, (866) ATTY – LAW.