DOT complaint targets denial of preboarding as breach of Air Carrier Access Act.
Asthma organization says decision a step backward in accommodating those with severe allergies.
When a United Airlines flight crew said they wouldn’t make an announcement to passengers that Lianne Mandelbaum’s son, Joshua, would be flying on board with a peanut allergy, they didn’t know who they were messing with. The angered mother found another way home and soon launched a petition on the website Care2 urging airlines to… Read more »
Crew “may” now ask passengers nearby not to open or eat peanut products.
A large study suggests there are strategies that might reduce the odds of having a peanut- or nut-allergic reaction aboard an airplane.
No child can live in a bubble but backing off can be especially hard for parents of food-allergic children. One mom shows how she learned to let go.
West Jet’s new food allergy policy makes flying safer for those with food allergies.
West Jet and Air Canada recently released new food allergy policies. Read up on the changes and the specifics of each.
No one should have to go through what my two kids and I have just gone through. We’re the people you may have heard about in the news. On February 15, we got tossed off a Mexicana Airlines flight simply because I’d asked that the attendants not serve peanuts. I’m at risk of anaphylaxis to… Read more »
A study reveals worrying statistics about anaphylaxis and epinephrine use during flights.