Should travelers use biometric data security at the border?

Should travelers use biometric data security at the border?

In 2017, more than 30,000 cell phones were searched at our borders — a 60 percent increase from 2016. Since 9/11, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has been searching laptops, digital cameras, cellphones and other electronic devices of visitors and U.S....
15 ways to prevent travel identity theft

15 ways to prevent travel identity theft

Don’t let your identity be stolen while traveling I do a lot of planning for all my travel, whether domestic or international, and my travel to-do list always includes steps to prevent travel identity theft while I’m away from home. Thieves use both tried...
Does uranium at museums pose a hazard for visitors?

Does uranium at museums pose a hazard for visitors?

Does uranium ore stored in the Grand Canyon museum for 18 years pose a health risk for visitors? Last year, Grand Canyon National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, had more than 6.3 million visitors. I’ve visited the Park multiple times, hiked its trails and...
Protect passengers with extra barriers, not security theater

Protect passengers with extra barriers, not security theater

Make the Saracini Enhanced Aviation Safety Act law for better air travel security Since the September 11 al-Qaeda attacks in which 2,996 died and 6,000 more were injured, the U.S. and the rest of the world have spent billions in the name of air travel security. The...