James T. Anderson addresses lawyers on helicopter regulation near cities


James T. Anderson of Aviation Law Group spoke to attorneys about the local and federal government’s ability to regulate helicopter activity, especially in and around cities.

During his presentation at the Northwest Aviation and Insurance Law Seminar, Mr. Anderson addressed issues of noise, zoning, and safety.  Mr. Anderson discussed the results of his nationwide analysis of local regulation of helicopter takeoff and landing sites, and he paid special attention to cases where the lack of regulations caused a crash, or could have caused a crash.

Mr. Anderson is always available for consultation on helicopter safety issues.  He can be reached at (206) 464-1166.