McCabe Curwood has extensive aviation claims experience and is at the forefront of delivering capable and robust legal advice, management and representation of these claims in Western Australia.
Our aviation lawyers act in relation to all aspects of aviation claims and have advised clients on a comprehensive range of aviation insurance indemnity issues. These have included acting for insurers in defence of personal injury, property damage and business loss claims across a wide range of matters, ranging from defective workmanship, product liability, pilot or operator negligence, though to passenger fatalities and injuries.
The team also has significant experience in the application of relevant legislation such as the Civil Aviation Act 1988 (Cth), Civil Aviation Safety Regulations 1998 (Cth), Civil Aviation (Carriers’ Liability) Act 1959 (Cth) and 1961 (WA), Airports Act 1996 (Cth), Damage by Aircraft Act (WA) and the Transport Safety Investigation Act 2003 (Cth) as well as various international aviation conventions and treaties.
Our team typically work on claims involving the management of: