The Facts about Laura Bennett’s Aviation Accident and Settlement Process
Laura Bennett, a retail manager, experienced a traumatic incident on a Qantas flight from Singapore to Perth. During the flight, the aircraft plunged, causing Laura to hit the cabin ceiling and then fall onto an armrest, severely injuring her spine. This harrowing experience happened twice. Laura engaged Peter Carter to pursue a claim against Qantas for her injuries. The accident was attributed to an aircraft component manufacturer. However, her claim against Qantas was ultimately resolved by its insurers with a confidential settlement in the 6-7 figure range, reflecting substantial damages for her ordeal.