Recent Posts in Airplane Accidents Category Blog Home Are Private Planes More Dangerous? Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 3-Mar-2020 Flying in a private plane is much more dangerous than taking a commercial flight. In fact, a contributor from Live Science claims: “Private planes are nearly as deadly as cars.” Private plane crashes are frequently associated with celebrities or high-level executives, but they are not nearly as rare as they seem. While the commercial airline industry has improved its accident rate by ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Corporate Negligence: What's Going on with the Boeing 737 Max 8? Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 21-Oct-2019 Traveling by airplane is statistically the safest method of transportation in the world. In fact, David Ropiek, a risk communication instructor at Harvard University, estimates that the likelihood of dying in a plane crash is about 1 in 11 million – in other words, you’re more likely to be struck by lightning. But what happens when a too-big-to-fail airplane manufacturer knowingly ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Understanding Texas' Good Samaritan Law Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 20-Jun-2019 The term “good Samaritan” originates from the Parable of the Good Samaritan, a famous allegory included in the Christian Gospel of Luke. Over the centuries, this designation has been repurposed into a common metaphor that describes any charitable, helpful, or selfless individual. For example, a good Samaritan can be a person who helps a stranger change a flat tire or habitually donates ... Share This Post: Continue Reading Traveling Safely This Holiday Season Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 21-Dec-2018 Between rainy weather, fatigued pilots, and reckless drivers, December is one of the most dangerous months for traveling. Many Americans tend to imagine Texas as a vast desert melting under a hot sun 24/7. Texans, however, have an intimate understanding of just how dangerous this state’s winter wonderland can be. To keep your holiday from turning into a tragedy, the Austin personal injury ... Share This Post: Continue Reading The Montreal Convention & Airline Liability Posted By The Stewart Law Firm, PLLC || 16-Aug-2018 Statistically, traveling by airplane is the safest method of transportation available. In fact, there has even been a notable decline in the number of airplane accidents that occur annually. This is due, in part, to airline companies utilizing state-of-the-art and strictly enforcing standard safety practices. However, when a fatal accident does occur, it usually results in catastrophic injuries ... Share This Post: Continue Reading 5 results found. Viewing page 1 of 1.