Lafayette, Louisiana, Helicopter & Aviation Accident Lawyer

In Louisiana, people ride in helicopters around the gulf for pleasure or to reach an off-shore worksite. While these aircraft are generally known for their safety, poor helicopter design, defective parts, inclement weather, contact with flocks of birds or pilot negligence can cause the aircraft to crash. These issues can all result in serious injury. If you were injured while working on or flying in a helicopter, you should discuss your case with an experienced personal injury lawyer.

At Tauzin & Lorio, Attorneys at Law, we have more than 18 years of experience in personal injury law. Our attorney will listen to your testimony about the accident. Gathering medical reports and interviewing witnesses is also important to discover the cause of your injuries, whether it be product liability or operator error. Once we know why and how the accident occurred, we will begin filing a lawsuit against the negligent party.

For more information about our how we can help sufferers of helicopter accidents, contact our office in Lafayette, Louisiana, today.

If you have been injured or have lost a loved one to wrongful death in a helicopter accident, you need a lawyer who can effectively handle your case

Many helicopter accidents are the result of pilot negligence. Other accidents are the result of overloading the aircraft, improperly balancing the load, poor maintenance or flying in inclement weather. At our firm, we have successfully represented sufferers of helicopter accidents caused by:

  • Flying in severe weather conditions
  • Overloading the aircraft
  • Unloading the helicopter incorrectly
  • Failing to inflate the boon
  • Missing the helipad landing
  • Flying into stationary objects or flocks of birds
  • Failing mechanical parts

The tragedy of a helicopter crash doesn't end when the victim leaves the hospital. Catastrophic injuries like spinal cord injuries and brain damage have life-altering effects. At Tauzin & Lorio, Attorneys at Law, we seek full compensation for current and future expenses associated with your aviation accident. Contact our law office to learn how we can help you.

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