Unfortunately, skydiving accidents claim lives of approximately 60 skydivers every year. According to the United States Parachuting Association there is 1 death per every 100,000 jumps. Most skydiving fatalities occur due to failed equipment, manufacturing and design defects, incorrect packing, or entanglement. At the Lassen Law Firm, our parachute failure lawyers, are known for successfully litigating cases of product defects and malfunctions that may cause skydiving accidents. At the Lassen Law Firm, our product liability attorneys work hard to investigate the cause of the accident, why the equipment failed and how the defective equipment made its way to the user. A thorough investigation of parachute failure helps identify all liable parties in order to ensure the victim and his/her family receive the highest compensation available under the law.
Many skydiving accident victims sustain catastrophic injuries such as fractured spine, traumatic brain injury, quadriplegia, paraplegia and head trauma. Many injuries and deaths result form defective products and negligence on behalf of the company providing and packing parachute equipment. It is important that you contact an experienced parachute failure attorney to evaluate your case and learn about your right to recover money damages for your medical bills, injuries and other related losses. The Lassen Law Firm, Philadelphia personal injury attorneys, can help you investigate the skydiving accident and hold all responsible parties accountable. Call the Lassen Law Firm now for your free consultation.