ECAC Workshop: Assistance to Victims of Air Accidents and their Families

ECAC Workshop: Assistance to Victims of Air Accidents and their Families

Activity
ACVFFI representatives, Mrs. Vera and Mr. Hamid, attended ECAC Workshop on Assistance to Victims of Air Accidents and their Families held in Malaga (Spain) from 9 to 10 June 2016. ECAC - European Civil Aviation Conference Founded in 1955 as an intergovernmental organisation, the European Civil Aviation Conference seeks to harmonise civil aviation policies and practices amongst its Member States and, at the same time, promote understanding on policy matters between its Member States and other parts of the world. ECAC's mission is the promotion of the continued development of a safe, efficient and sustainable European air transport system. Background.  ECAC Symposium: Assistance to Victims of  Aviation Accidents and their Families. Tallinn (Estonia) from 17 to 18 October 2000 The first time that ECAC held a Symposium on Assistance to Victims of Aircraft Accidents…
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ACVFG in HLSC 2015. Before ACVFFI.

ACVFG in HLSC 2015. Before ACVFFI.

ICAO
ACVFG Air Crash Victims Families Group The ICAO ACVFG is composed of victims and associations from Spain, Italy, Pakistan, Germany, the United States, Brazil, France, Poland and other [caption id="" align="alignright" width="167"] ACVFG in HLSC 2015[/caption] countries. ACVFG was basis of the creation of ACVFFI. On the occasion of the ICAO High-Level Safety Conference, HLSC 2015, Provisional Chairwoman of the Air Crash Victims Families Group, ACVFG, Pilar Vera Palmés, was invited to intervene, participating in the Side Event “Current Initiatives to Assist Accident Victims and their Families“. The problems shared by victims in any country of the world can be summed up thus: inefficient administrations, foot-dragging by the airlines, indifference on the part of industry, and rapacious insurance companies. She urged aviation community to allow voices of victims are heard in ICAO and…
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