How to avoid passing out inflight at 35,000 feet

How to avoid passing out inflight at 35,000 feet

Fainting on planes is the most common in-flight medical emergency If you hear a flight attendant calling for a doctor in mid-flight, chances are a passenger has fainted. The medical term is syncope. Fainting on planes is the most common in-flight medical emergency. I...
How to master perfect vacation planning, or ruin it

How to master perfect vacation planning, or ruin it

Too many travel cooks can spoil the travel stew Many travelers make some of their own bookings on the Internet. They only get a travel agent involved for more complicated travel and to get the perfect vacation planning. That works out fine until sometimes they try to...
Stop these face mask mistakes for increased health safety

Stop these face mask mistakes for increased health safety

Face mask mistakes — don’t clean them or pull them down to talk. If you do, they can’t protect you or the people around you Avoid face mask mistakes. While more than 75 million Americans have had at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and almost 25...
Pandemic or IT failure mean no flight delay compensation

Pandemic or IT failure mean no flight delay compensation

Airline actions that harm passengers during pandemics and IT outages need DOT action Today, the airline industry is facing a major test with the coronavirus pandemic. However, not all airlines are working to help passengers. The DOT sent out an enforcement memorandum...
Never use these 5 forbidden travel agent words

Never use these 5 forbidden travel agent words

Travel agent etiquette travelers should follow: Be specific. Travelers who book all their own travel can skip this post. But, any traveler who uses a travel agent, especially the first time they use a travel agent, should read on. Leave these 5 forbidden travel agent...