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5 Causes of Aviation Accidents

Although flying is, overall, one of the safest methods of traveling, it can still be dangerous when those in charge of an aircraft are negligent or reckless. Your safety as a passenger should be a top priority, but many aviation accidents are, in fact, caused by disregard of that safety. In fact, though there are numerous ways in which a plane crash can occur, there are, sadly, some more common causes that are the fault of pilots, airline staff, manufacturers, and other related parties.

Our lawyers at Hach & Rose, LLP, know that many New York residents are facing serious injuries or the devastating loss of a family member because of aviation accidents. However, in this situation, it may be possible to hold the party who caused the accident responsible, legally and financially.

5 Ways in Which Aviation Accidents Occur

When airplane crashes occur is may be the result of another person’s negligence. The most common causes of such aviation accidents tend to involve:

  • Pilot Error
  • Pilot Intoxication
  • Airplane Negligence
  • Airplane Defects / Malfunction
  • Air Traffic Controller Error

Any of these circumstances can substantially contribute to the risk of a plane accident occurring.

Contact an Aviation Accidents Attorney in New York

If you have suffered serious harm in a plane crash or lost a loved one in an aviation accident, it may be due to another party’s reckless actions. To explore your legal options in this situation, speak with the attorneys of Hach & Rose, LLP, today by calling (212) 779-0057. We know what it takes to help our clients file successful personal injury lawsuits and get the financial compensation they need.

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