Rapoport Law Offices, P.C., Client Wants Trial for Last Suit in Comair Airplane Crash Case
August 6, 2009
The aviation accident attorneys at Rapoport Weisberg & Sims P.C. are representing the widow and two daughters of a 39-year-old man in a wrongful death lawsuit arising from the Comair Flight 5191 airplane crash. As the three-year anniversary of the tragic airplane crash approached, aviation negligence attorney David Rapoport was interviewed by the press regarding the status of the lawsuit, the last outstanding passenger wrongful death case in the Comair Flight 5191 air disaster.
The Comair Flight 5191 airplane crashed at Blue Grass Airport in Lexington, Kentucky, after the pilots attempted to take off from the wrong runway — a general aviation strip too short for commercial jets. The National Transportation Safety Board cited the pilots’ failure to notice clues that they were on the wrong runway as the primary cause of the airplane crash, which occurred on August 27, 2006.
Rapoport Weisberg & Sims P.C. is a personal injury law firm based in Chicago, Illinois. The personal injury attorneys at Rapoport Weisberg & Sims P.C. have achieved multimillion-dollar verdicts and settlements for individuals with lawsuits arising from medical malpractice, product liability, semitruck and motor vehicle accidents, workplace injuries and construction accidents in Illinois and Wisconsin. Rapoport Weisberg & Sims P.C.’s premier aviation negligence lawyers represent victims of commercial and general aviation disasters nationwide.