Long Island Airline & Helicopter Accident Attorney
Flying is one of the safest, quickest, and most convenient modes of transportation available today. However, although flying is statistically one of the safest ways to travel, there are an infinite amount of uncontrollable factors that could lead to every passengers worst nightmare. When accidents do occur, factors such as extreme altitudes, high velocities, and combustible materials, may lead to devastating and catastrophic results. When airline or helicopter accidents occur as the result of another person’s negligence, accident victims are legally entitled to financial compensation for their medical expenses, pain, suffering, rehabilitation, loss of work, lost wages, psychological distress, and wrongful death. Long Island helicopter and airline accident attorneys at The Raimondo Law Firm are dedicated to protecting the right of accident victims, and helping them obtain the financial compensation they deserve.
Although airline and helicopter accidents are rare, they do occur occasionally. There are many factors that may contribute to an airline or helicopter accident, such as:
- Pilot error or negligence
- Mechanical malfunctions
- Faulty equipment
- Air traffic controller negligence or error
- Engine or fuel tank explosions
- Engine failure
- Loss of control
- Ground crashes
- Mid-air collisions
- Aircraft design defect
- Improper loading of cargo
- Poorly maintained equipment
- Communication errors
- Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) violations or errors
- Control panel defects
- Airline employee negligence
- Unruly passengers
- Dangerous weather conditions
- Runway incursions
In addition to representing crash victims, The Raimondo Law Firm also represents people who have been injured in other types of airline or helicopter related accidents, such as:
- Slip, trip, and fall accidents that occur in the helicopter or airplane
- Victim is injured by airline or helicopter equipment, such as air bags, seat belts, etc.
- Victim is injured by a crew member or another passenger
Contact Long Island Helicopter and Airline Accident Attorney
Aviation laws are extremely complex, and require the attention of an experienced attorney. Long Island helicopter and airline accident attorneys at The Raimondo Law Firm are highly familiar with both federal and New York State laws governing helicopter and airplane accidents, and has successfully helped hundreds of victims and their families obtain compensation for their injuries or wrongful death. It can be very difficult to piece together the events surrounding an airline or helicopter accident and determine who is at fault. Mr. Raimondo thoroughly studies all accident reports, gathers eye witness testimony, reviews FAA regulations, examines medical records, and works with local, state, and federal officials to determine the cause of the accident. Most importantly, Mr. Raimondo is dedicated to protecting his clients best interest and making sure justice has been served.
If you are in need of an experienced and compassionate Long Island airline or helicopter accident attorney, contact The Raimondo Law Firm today for your free consultation at 631-471-1222. We are dedicated to helping clients move forward with their lives after this traumatizing event.