LEGAL GUIDE
Written by attorney Craig McClellan | Apr 19, 2017

Common Causes of Aviation Accidents

Aviation accidents may be less common than a motor vehicle crash, but they are far more devastating when they do occur. The most common causes of these types of accidents include:

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The factors leading up to a plane crash may vary, but each of them is equally devastating. While there are heroic stories of pilots bringing their plane in for a safe landing, these are the exception to the far more common tragic endings that tend to come after error or mechanical failure brings a plane down. Determining liability in these cases can be incredibly complicated, but an experienced attorney will be able to help you fight to secure the compensation you deserve if you’ve lost a loved one in an aviation accident.

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