Our office frequently reviews claims for injuries received on airline flights, private planes and helicopters. Air travel—far from the romantic images of the past—exposes families and business people to the hazards of an industry constantly cutting corners with safety and training. Stories of passengers injured by harsh or careless actions surface nearly daily. While commercial […]
The man who was forcefully removed from a United Airlines flight is taking the initial steps to file a lawsuit against the airline. Attorneys for Dr. David Dao have filed a motion in Cook County Circuit Court in Illinois and have requested that United keep surveillance videos, incident reports, and passenger and crew lists. The […]
Congressional leaders pressed FAA officials at a hearing yesterday for data on how many pilots skip sleep the night before a flight. Pilot fatigue has become a "hot button" issue after the National Transportation Safety Board found this month that the Feb. 12, 2009 crash by Pinnacle Airlines Corp.’s Colgan unit near Buffalo (which killed […]
Reports on story about Oregon and Washington pilots who operated aircraft recklessly.