Berke Law Firm Announces Class Action Lawsuit Against United Airlines and The Boeing Company on Behalf of Affected Passengers

Published February 28, 2024

FORT MYERS, FL / ACCESSWIRE / February 28, 2024 / Berke Law Firm, a leading law firm with a history of championing consumer rights, is officially filing a class action lawsuit in the State of Florida against United Airlines and The Boeing Company. The lawsuit is filed on behalf of Alexander Eaton and other affected passengers seeking damages for a flight cancellation that resulted from a significant safety oversight.

On January 5, 2024, during a flight operated by Alaska Airlines on a Boeing 737-9 Max aircraft, passengers experienced a terrifying incident when the door plug of the aircraft blew out, leading to an emergency landing. This event has raised serious concerns about passenger safety and corporate accountability.

An investigation by the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) revealed a startling neglect of safety protocols by The Boeing Company. The investigation found that four bolts essential for securing the door plug were missing, indicating that the aircraft was allowed to fly for nearly three months without these critical components.

On January 9, 2024, The Boeing Company issued a statement acknowledging their mistake in failing to install the four necessary bolts before delivering the aircraft to Alaska Airlines. This admission has led to increased scrutiny over Boeing's manufacturing and quality assurance practices.

Bill Berke, the leading attorney at Berke Law Firm, stated, "Our client, Alexander Eaton, along with countless other passengers, have suffered undue travel disruption, stress, opportunity loss, inconvenience, and damages, due to this egregious oversight by United Airlines and The Boeing Company. Through this class action lawsuit, we seek not only to recover damages for those affected but also to ensure such negligence is never repeated in the aviation industry."

The class action lawsuit aims to hold United Airlines and The Boeing Company accountable for their actions and to secure fair compensation for all passengers affected by the flight cancellation. Berke Law Firm is committed to fighting for the rights and safety of consumers and to upholding the highest standards of corporate responsibility.

About Berke Law Firm

Berke Law Firm, P.A., is a reputable Cape Coral law firm that provides end-to-end legal services for Social Security disability claims and personal injuries. We have helped many clients secure appropriate compensation for the damages they incurred because of personal injuries. Our team of experienced Cape Coral attorneys can help you recover compensation for the losses and damages you face in an accident's aftermath. Protecting our clients' legal rights is our focus, and we aim to help clients get a fair settlement. We will be by your side at every step of the way, from gathering evidence to filing the application and finalizing a settlement. We provide end-to-end legal services and will work tirelessly to help you get the compensation you deserve. For more information, go to or call 239-549-6689.

SOURCE: Berke Law Firm

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