How to file in small claims court for airline disputes

How to file in small claims court for airline disputes

During the coronavirus pandemic, small claims court may make sense — but only if your losses are between $2,500 and $25,000, depending on where you file your claims  During the current coronavirus pandemic, some airlines have been violating DOT regulations and their...
How to protect coral reefs with sunscreen choices

How to protect coral reefs with sunscreen choices

Protect coral reefs by the sunscreen choices you make. Earlier this year, Hawaii’s Governor David Ige signed a bill into law that will ban sunscreens containing oxybenzone and octinoxate beginning on January 1, 2021. This first in the U.S. ban on sunscreens was...

5 ways DOT abandons consumers

DOT abandons the public interest and embraces the airlines’ interests Sadly, this article written in 2018 is still true. The Department of Transportation (DOT) has been captured by the airlines. It abandons the public interest. The very industry that the DOT was...

Upgraded denied boarding and lost luggage compensation

There are only a few cases under US Department of Transportation regulations when passengers actually get compensated by airlines. One is when baggage is delayed or lost, and the second is when airlines deny passengers boarding because of overbooking. Both of these...