Aircraft Structural Failures

Focused on Client Needs Since 1946


Defective Design, Unsafe Aircraft, Overstressed Frame

An aircraft’s structural failure in midair is a frightening and often fatal experience. Bad design, improper maintenance, careless construction and retrofitted parts are among many causes of structural failure which lead to aircraft crashes.

Aircraft Structural Failure Attorneys

At Gray Ritter Graham in St. Louis, we investigate aircraft accidents, find the cause (or causes) and hold the responsible companies or individuals accountable. Our personal injury and product liability lawyers work together to get answers and compensation for our clients.

Thorough investigation is an important part of our aviation accident practice.

Our clients want and need to have answers about why a plane crashed. The losses can be devastating in terms of human life, as well as to the plane and cargo. Our attorneys have the resources and knowledge to investigate aircraft crashes. Contact us for a consultation. We represent clients in Missouri, Illinois, Arkansas and throughout the country.

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When clients come to us, their cases involve serious personal or financial injury, or wrongful death. It costs nothing to call and ask us to review your case. Contact us as soon as possible so that we can preserve the evidence and begin our investigation.