March 21, 2017 · FLEMING | NOLEN | JEZ, L.L.P.
While the majority of plane crashes are caused by some type of human error or negligence, about 12% of all plane crashes are caused by weather conditions. Natural causes can often be the cause of aviation accidents, particularly for smaller private planes. Likewise, while many flights tend to be grounded until better weather arrives, this is sometimes completely impossible. Places…
March 7, 2017 · FLEMING | NOLEN | JEZ, L.L.P.
While flying is much safer than driving, it can still result in dangerous situations. Private planes, in particular, are less heavily regulated and require fewer standards to be met if pilots wish to fly their own planes. While pilot error can be a huge factor in airplane accidents, sometimes it’s not the pilot’s fault at all. Just as car manufacturers…