Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) December 09, 2011
The attorneys of Benson, Bertoldo, Baker & Carter represent individuals that have been seriously injured and the surviving family members of those who have been killed in Las Vegas helicopter crashes.
According to Benson, Bertoldo, Baker & Carter, if negligence plays a role in the crash, injured individuals and their families may be eligible to recover financial compensation from the liable parties.
Liable parties can include one or more of the following:
- Pilot: the pilot can be held accountable for a helicopter accident that is caused by mistakes such as choosing to fly in unsafe weather conditions.
- Owner or operator of the aircraft: the owner or operator of the helicopter is responsible for keeping up with proper maintenance schedules and repairs as well as the pilot that he or she tasks with flying the helicopter. When something goes wrong, the owner or operator may be found negligent.
- Manufactures: manufacturing companies can be held liable for faulty equipment.
- Maintenance and repairs: when an aircraft isn’t properly maintained or when repair services fail to keep a helicopter safe, the maintenance/repair company can be held liable. The owner or operator can also be found negligent if he or she fails to adhere to maintenance schedules and repairs.
When a private or commercial helicopter crashes, it is important that a thorough investigation be conducted to determine the cause of the accident as well as liability. The injury lawyers at Benson, Bertoldo, Baker & Carter offer free case reviews for individuals and families that suffer losses in helicopter accidents that occur in the Las Vegas area.
About Benson, Bertoldo, Baker & Carter
Benson, Bertoldo, Baker & Carter help injured persons and their families seek compensation for their injuries and suffering. The law firm offers free case reviews for people in and around Las Vegas, with offices in Las Vegas and Henderson.
To schedule a free consultation, please call 1-888-516-0223.