Successfully Representing Aviation Accident Victims
Our Texas-based attorneys at Wayne Wright LLP have experience and knowledge to help injured victims and families affected by aircraft accidents. Commercial and private aircraft passengers log millions of miles of air travel each year. As air traffic increases, so does the risk of accidents.
If you've been the victim of an aircraft accident, the Texas-based lawyers of Wayne Wright LLP ensure that you receive the legal representation you deserve. Contact our offices in Austin, Corpus Christi, El Paso, Houston and San Antonio for your free consultation about aircraft accidents.
Factors Contributing to Airplane Accidents
- Equipment failure or malfunction
- Aircraft design problems
- Mistakes by the flight crew, ground crew, or air traffic controllers
- Poor training of any personnel
- Communication problems
- Fires on board
- Bad weather and severe turbulence
- Lapses in maintenance
- Aged aircraft
- Acts of terrorism and suicide
Airplane Accidents on the Ground
Significant airplane accidents have happened on the ground. Runway incursions are aircraft accidents occurring on the ground. These types of airplane accidents are caused by factors such as:
- Air traffic controller error
- Pilot error
- Communication errors between pilot(s) and air traffic controller(s)
- Ground personnel errors
Compensation After an Airplane Accident
Sometimes an airline, pilot, member of the flight crew, air traffic controller, airport ground personnel, aircraft manufacturer, or other responsible party acts in a negligent or reckless manner. If this negligence or recklessness caused an aircraft accident with injury or death, you may be able to receive compensation for:
- Physical injuries
- Medical and rehabilitation costs
- Loss of income
- Loss of ability to work
- Loss of companionship (due to the death of a loved one)
- Pain and suffering
- Mental anguish
- Physical impairment
The Wayne Wright LLP attorneys will assess your case and advise you of your legal options.
Equipped and Qualified to Represent You
Aircraft accident law is very complex, involving state and federal regulations and agencies. Not many law firms are equipped or qualified to represent victims of airplane accidents. In Texas, contact Wayne Wright LLP to speak with our qualified attorneys. Our skilled lawyers will help you achieve justice.