Important Things to Know about Airplane Seats

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How much do you know about airplane seats and where you choose to sit?

Aisle seat, window seat, over the wing or near the tail; those are just some of the options people consider when it comes to where to sit on a plane. If you’re anything taller than Lilliputian-size, you might also want to know what your best bets are for leg room and comfort.   

According to an article on, the U.S. government might soon require minimum seat dimensions. In addition, an audit by the Transportation Inspection General is underway to determine whether it is still feasible for passengers deplaning in an emergency to do so within the 90-second window established back when airline cabins tended to run bigger.

When it comes to airplane seats, is fewer better?

In an era where the numbers of seats on planes has grown and personal space for passengers has shrunk, there is a possibility that an audit would show that passengers cannot be expected to deplane quickly enough in an emergency. Consider this: the number of seats on domestic planes in the U.S. has increased on average by almost eight percent in the last 15 years. According to, the average Airbus A321 has gained 19 seats in that same period, with an increase from 169 to 188 seats. The article goes on to say that, “the average Airbus A321 has gained 19 seats in that period, rising from 169 to 188 seats. The average Boeing 737-8 has squeezed in another 13 seats during that time, going from 152 to 165 seats.”

Personal space for passengers impacts safety, not just comfort.

The airline industry is one in which customers have increasingly complained about service and comfort for a number of years. However, the issue of seats and how jammed they are into any given plane is not just a matter of comfort and quality; it’s a matter of safety.

In addition to emergency evacuations, there are other concerns that come with cramped passenger spaces such as blood clots and deep vein thrombosis (DVT). Increasing legroom and freeing up more space to move around could help prevent those kinds of medical problems, and less jamming and cramming of passengers might reduce incidents of air rage.  

What if safety is your main concern?

So, what else should you keep in mind when choosing a seat on a plane if safety is at the top of your list?

It turns out that the old joke about being safest at the back of the plane because planes don’t back into mountains, might have some basis in fact. According to, research suggests that the safest place on a plane is probably a middle seat toward the rear.

In 2012, researchers filled an un-crewed Boeing 727 with test dummies and cameras and flew it into the sands of a desert in Mexico, mimicking an emergency landing. The cockpit snapped off, sending some seats near the front flying. Injuries caused by whiplash, impact and destruction of the plane would most likely seriously injure and kill the passengers near the front.  These seats are in first class or other higher priced areas of the plane. While it was no joyride for the dummies in the rear, who if they were human, would probably suffer head injuries, overall, they fared much better.

The science of crash analysis, however, isn’t an exact one. Results vary depending on a number of factors, including what part of the plane connects with the ground first and who is most likely to access the emergency exits. For an interesting take on emergency exits and who can sit near them, read here.

If all this sounds scary, remember that flying is still far safer overall than riding in a car. Your lifetime odds of dying in a car crash are said to be 1 in 112, whereas in a plane, your odds are 1 in 8,000.

Other things might be important too!

While few of us want to take dumb risks when flying, most of us assume we’ll live to fly another day. Therefore, look at factors other than safety when choosing a seat. Turbulence, faster service, less noise and speedier (non-emergency) exits, can all be affected by where your seat is located. For a look at the pros and cons of seat locations based not only on safety, but other factors as well, check this out.

And some of us are larger than the average passenger and need to factor in for that, too. If that sounds like you or someone you know, here is an article that might help.

Don’t forget…

There are always risks with traveling. Set your mind at ease with an Emergency Medical Plan. In case of illness or injury, we bring you home. For less than the cost of one plane ticket, you and your family can be covered for a year. Corporate plans are also available.

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Will the Government Shutdown Affect Your Vacation Plans?

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People all over the world are watching and waiting to see how the US Government Shutdown will affect them. However, US citizens should consider their vacation plans if you traveling anytime soon.

According to a recent article on, here are the top ways your vacation could be interrupted:

National ParksPerson standing at overlook view of lake and mountains in the Rockies

While many parks are currently still open, that could change as this drags out. You may still find the gates open, but workers will be scarce. There have been complaints that parks are understaffed as it is, and the government shutdown will add to that problem.

Things like the trash, cleaning the restrooms, and emergency services (think getting lost or hurt while in a park), are seriously limited. Many are worried about maintaining the integrity of the parks by allowing people to attend them without the proper staff to ensure people don’t damage or destroy the property.

Visitors should go to and select “Find a Park” for additional information on access to specific parks and sites.

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The 19 Smithsonian museums and the National Zoo in Washington, DC, closed their doors Wednesday to the public as the government shutdown continues. However, zoo staff will continue feeding and caring for the animals at the zoo. The live cameras will not be operational.

Air Travel, TSA Screening and Passport Processing

So far, airline travel is continuing as usual. However, travelers may experience more flight delays as airports are short staffed. TSA workers are continuing to work as usual with the understanding that they will be paid when funds are made available.

For Visas and passports: “In an advisory released at the start of the shutdown, the Bureau of Consular Affairs said that “scheduled passport and visa services in the United States and at our U.S. Embassies and Consulates overseas will continue during the lapse in appropriations as the situation permits.”
A US State Department official said facilities “will remain open as long as there are sufficient fees to support operations.”
Domestic passport agencies located in government buildings affected by a lapse in appropriations may be closed to the public, the official said.”

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Don’t forget…

There are always risks with traveling. Set your mind at ease with an Emergency Medical Plan. In case of illness or injury, we bring you home. For less than the cost of one plane ticket, you and your family can be covered for a year. Corporate plans are also available.

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Five of the Best Places to Buy Vacation Rentals

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With the advent of AirBNB and other companies for vacation rentals, people have a greater opportunity to expand not only their travel choices but their investment options. Here are some interesting possibilities to consider. But remember, you should always get the advice of experts before diving in to any kind of property investment.

We’re going to look at:

  • Panama City, Florida, USA
  • Paris, France
  • London, England
  • Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • Traverse City, Michigan, USA

Vacation Rentals: Panama City, Florida

According to, this location is the number one top performer based on potential return on investment. With its sunny beaches and year-round warm weather, Panama City is a terrific location to consider. Serviced by Delta, American Airlines and United, it’s possible to book your research trips online. However, a better option would be working with a travel agent who makes money from sources other than you and knows more about accommodations and restaurants you should avoid.

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Vacation Rentals: Paris, France 

Paris has a lot going for it in terms of investment potential, or so says, whose blogger Lief Simon has owned there for roughly 15 years. Like most cities, prices fluctuate, but Simon feels Paris real estate is “one of the surest imaginable stores of wealth long-term.” Another feature of buying French, according to Simon, is that France is a country where foreigners qualify for in-country financing.

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Vacation Rentals: London, England

This has always been a popular travel destination for people all over the globe. Close by for many Europeans and even more appealing to Americans since the marriage of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, London has a lot to offer. Think in terms of low crime rates and access to public transportation. Also avoid four-bedroom, one bath properties and those without ample storage.

Vacation Rentals: Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Here’s one expert’s logic for investing in Santo Domingo: The Dominican Republic is experiencing an economic boom which means more business travelers having to pass through its capital, Santo Domingo, before going elsewhere in the country. So why shouldn’t you own a place where those weary travelers can lay their heads? reported in July 2018 that tourism was looking good, “with more than 6.5 million tourists in 2017, up from 5.9 million in 2016.”  

Related: 10 Best Places To Buy Real Estate Overseas In 2018

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Vacation Rentals: Traverse City, Michigan, USA

While some might be surprised to see a small town in Northern Michigan mentioned here, consider this: Traverse City was number one on’s list of 10 Most Profitable Markets for Vacation Homes. With an annualized rate of return of 14 percent and a median home list price of $315K, Traverse City is a big draw because vacationers from all over the Midwest are crazy about it. With the recent boost in the Midwest economy, cottages dating back to the forties are being bought up even as new housing is being built.

Related: 2018: The 10 Best Places to Buy a Vacation Rental

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Some things to consider…

Keep in mind, however, that homes like these are not all warm beds and cold cash. Often, higher down payments and pricier insurance is part of the game, and that can slow profit potential – especially in places prone to tsunamis, earthquakes and wildfires. And what about landslides, beach erosion and flooding?

If you decide to visit some of these places, remember to line up all your travel documentation ahead of time, such as passports and visas. Americans visiting London are encouraged to register any overseas travel with the US Department of State. Research housing options, where to eat and the weather, especially in places with rainy seasons and other dramatic weather potential.

It’s a lot to think about, but also a lot of fun to think about. And buying vacation rentals and second homes can be well worth some careful investigation – especially if you’d like a place to stay where you’ve got connections to the owner!

Don’t forget…

There are always risks with traveling. Set your mind at ease with an Emergency Medical Plan. In case of illness or injury, we bring you home. For less than the cost of one plane ticket, you and your family can be covered for a year. Corporate plans are also available.

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Five Classic Desserts to Watch for During Your Holiday Travels

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When someone says they hope you get your just desserts, it’s supposed to be a threat, but it sounds like a great opportunity to us. When we decided to write this article, we began to better appreciate how varied and amazing desserts can be. And since we’re all about travel, we thought we’d compile a list of five scrumptious classic desserts to watch for as you go about your holiday travel adventures.

We’re going to look at:

  • Tarts
  • Macarons
  • Strawberry short cake
  • Ice cream
  • Waffles

Related: Travel Hacks that Will Save You MONEY

Desserts: Tarts

There are conflicting opinions as to the origins of tarts, but they have similarities to pies and quiches, particularly quiches, since both are open-face dishes. Tart origins vary from those of pies in that pies were devised to minimize waste and were often made with scraps left around the kitchen. Tarts were enjoyed by nobility, so we’re basically talking peasant fare versus rich people cuisine. Tarts might be topped with fruit or custard and can be sweet, savory or a combination of the two.


Desserts: Macarons

Our research tells us that macarons originated in Italy.  They are adored by the French, particularly Parisians. Sometimes called gerbers or madeleines, the traditional versions are small, round cookies made from almond flour, sugar and egg whites. Although you’ll find variations, the classic macaron is a muted color – often pink, yellow or green. Believe it or not, macarons are related to macaroni; macaroni and macaron translated mean “fine dough.”


Desserts: Strawberry shortcake

This sweet yet satisfying dessert is a classic mainly in America and according to Wikipedia, the earliest recipe for this amazing dish was found in an English cookbook from 1588. It consists of a biscuit (the shortcake) covered with strawberries. A popular variation uses sponge cake in place of the biscuit. One horrifyingly fattening but no doubt tasty version we’ve heard about buttered the biscuits before applying the toppings. The best made strawberry shortcakes are made by allowing sugared strawberry slices to sit for about an hour before adding them to the dessert to make the most of the juices. A little whipped cream or ice cream thrown into the mix never hurt anybody either. Strawberry shortcake using sponge cakes are popular in Japan around Christmastime.


Desserts: Ice cream

Most of us know what ice cream is, so we’ll cut to the chase. According to the International Dairy Foods Association, ice cream dates back to the second century B.C. They go on to say that Alexander the Great ate ice and snow flavored with honey and nectar – at least when weather conditions permitted. These days, ice cream is a lot easier to find year-round and without scraping up any outdoor elements. In India, a popular dessert is kulfi (or qulfi) which has similarities to ice cream with the main difference being consistency. More traditional kulfi flavors include mango, rose and cardamom but have expanded to include flavors such as apple, peanut, avocado and orange.


Desserts: Waffles

Not just for breakfast, waffles can be a terrific dessert. People have been known to top their waffles with all kinds of things including whipped cream, chocolate and fruit. Waffles are made from leavened batter or dough and are consumed by foodies all over the globe. Belgium, where they are probably most popular, has a number of regional varieties.


So, there you have it. No matter where your travels take you, there are always great desserts available. You just have to narrow down all the possibilities.

Don’t forget…

There are always risks with traveling. Set your mind at ease with an Emergency Medical Plan. In case of illness or injury, we bring you home. For less than the cost of one plane ticket, you and your family can be covered for a year. Corporate plans are also available.

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Skip the Line Tours: When is it worth it?

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Have you caught onto the Skip the Line Tours trend yet? If you haven’t, it might be a game changer for your next vacation.

Let’s face it. Time is limited and time is money. You don’t want to spend half your vacation standing in line to see things like the Eiffel Tower or the Sistine Chapel.

Another bonus: Often you can combine skip the line tours with other local attractions and breeze your way through several in one day.

Most of us are familiar with FastPass at Disney Land and Disney World. What you might not be aware of though, is this same concept can be applied to a lot of attractions around the world. For a bit more money you can skip the line and save time. Which means, see more things on vacation and making the most out of your time.

What is that worth to you?

The best places to apply Skip the Line Tours

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Don’t forget…

There are always risks with traveling. Set your mind at ease with an Emergency Medical Plan. In case of illness or injury, we bring you home. For less than the cost of one plane ticket, you and your family can be covered for a year. Corporate plans are also available.

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What Can You Do About the Flu in the 2018-2019 Winter Travel Months?

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They’re Back!

Those nasty flu germs that make us sick in the winter are here again, making us dive between the blankets with fevers and chills.

If you plan on traveling in the winter months, it’s good to know what’s what when it comes to the 2018-2019 flu season, and who would know better than the CDC?

We’ve taken what we considered the most widely applicable points directly from their website. The CDC also indicates that flu vaccines have been updated to better match circulating viruses. Here’s what it says are the most widely recommended vaccines available this year. Always check with your doctor or pharmacist about what’s best for you.

Flu vaccines recommended by the CDC for 2018 – 2019:

What other information is available?

Click here to see a table the CDC says includes all flu vaccines FDA-approved for combating the 2018-2019 influenza virus in the U.S.

The CDC recommends that you get vaccinated before the flu begins spreading in your community, adding that it takes about two weeks following your vaccination for antibodies that help protect you to develop in your body. Ideally, people in the U.S. should be vaccinated by the end of October.

Some children require two doses of vaccine given a minimum of four weeks apart; those children should be vaccinated as soon as possible to allow for the extra dose.

Things you can do to help yourself stay well

Just as vaccines can provide that ounce of prevention that beats a pound of cure, so can simple things you can do every day, especially when traveling. Keep hand sanitizer with you and use it often. Have sanitary wipes on hand for cleaning notoriously germy places like airplane flush handles and arm rests. And the simple act of washing your hands, including when you return home, can work wonders. Check out our recent post for more:

Missed that Boat that Sailed in October?flu

If you didn’t get vaccinated in October, the CDC says you still should and that vaccinations should continue to be offered “into January or later.”

Don’t Forget Your Emergency Medical Plan

We encourage you to ensure you will be properly taken care of in the event of an injury or illness. For less than the cost of a plane ticket, your whole family can be covered for a year. You will be medically airlifted home to be treated by your own doctors in the event of an emergency.

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Gifts for Travel Lovers

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In case you didn’t find the perfect gifts for the travel lovers on your list on Black Friday or Cyber Monday, we have compiled a list. Or maybe you’ll just want to get something for yourself!

Happy Giving! Happy Travels!

Perfect Gifts for the Travel Lovers on Your List

Noise Canceling Wireless Headphones

Carry On Luggage with Wheels

Travel Towel

Emergency Medical Travel Plan

Bluetooth Speaker

Electronic Adapter

Travel Pillow

Compression Socks (That actually look cool!)

Waterproof Electronics Organizer

Personalized Luggage Tags

Don’t Forget…

An Emergency Medical Plan is a great investment, especially if you or the travel lovers on your list are traveling multiple times in one year or are traveling overseas. If you get sick or injured, the cost of out of pocket medical transportation can be as much at $100k. For less than the cost of a plane ticket your whole family can be covered.

Don’t have a plan? GET A PLAN


Traveling with Kids? Here Are Some Great Tips

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Traveling with Kids Doesn’t Have to Drive You Insane

You haven’t lived until you’ve flown with an airsick toddler, or realized too late that the 10-day forecast for your family’s tropical vacation destination is rain – and you’re traveling with four kids. Here are some ideas that can help.

We’ll start with:


  • Make lists days before your trip of everything you’re likely to need and where you’ll pack it. Is it a diaper bag item? A purse item? A suitcase item? Make sure nothing ends up in a checked bag that you might need on the flight. Keep your list with you on the trip.    
  • If flying outside the country, check with your health insurance company first. International coverage is not always included. If you or someone in your party requires overseas medical transportation, you’ll want to know you’re covered. Don’t have a plan? GET A PLAN
  • Buy a few extra pacifiers and toss them in your carry-on. Nothing is more disheartening to a parent than trying to console a hysterical kid whose pacifier just fell in an airplane toilet.   
  • Have snacks handy. Think of things that travel well, offer some protein, or help sustain blood sugar. Apples, string cheese, cut-up veggies, and dried fruit are good ideas.
  • Try to book a direct flight. One time on and one time off is easier on everyone, and if possible, book flights for times when your wee ones are more likely to nap. Avoid red-eye flights where it’s likely no one will get enough rest.
  • Some airports are more kid-friendly than others. If you have options as to which airports you’ll use, do some research before booking. Read here  to learn more.
  • Ask for seats toward the back of the plane to avoid those endless treks to the bathroom.
  • Tell your kids what to expect at the airport and on the plane. Demystify anything that might be scary and make sure they understand that their ears might hurt a little during takeoff and landing.
  • Smile at your fellow passengers. A little goodwill now could have big payoffs later when your three-year-old is having a meltdown. Because face it, some people don’t particularly like kids – on airplanes anyway. Some courtesy extended toward the flight attendants is also in order.
  • Know how you’ll keep your kids entertained. Whether it’s I Spy or a game pad, having a few tricks up your sleeve for keeping kids occupied will make everyone’s lives easier. It’s also smart in case you’re stuck in the hotel due to rain. Need a few ideas? Read here!
  • Research in advance nearby children’s museums, indoor play spaces and movie theaters in case being outside once you’re at your destination is not an option.

The More Generic Family Getaway

Sometimes packing up the family car for a vacation with the kids can feel like planning for a zombie apocalypse. Here are some things to keep in mind:

  • Just as we suggested before flying, start a list early so you’ll have your bases covered, and create a calendar to go with it. Consider something like Google Calendar that everyone can access, including house- and dog-sitters.
  • Keep reservation confirmations and contact information handy.
  • Set up priorities for the trip and establish a budget, letting the kids help where they can.
  • Keep your travel papers, list of medications and maps handy.
  • Make sure you have your phone chargers and consider a vacation data plan for your phone.
  • Pay bills ahead of time and tell your bank what you’re up to. Few things are more frustrating than being blocked from using your debit card because the bank sees your purchases as out of character for you.  
  • Check with your health insurance company and tell them how far you’ll be traveling. For surprisingly little money, you can purchase an emergency medical plan to cover everyone. In the event of an injury or illness; it can even airlift you home to your own doctors. Here’s more information.

A Thought Whether You’re Flying or Driving

Some families have found success by hiring a nanny (or manny in the case of males!) to help with the kids. The pros and cons are many.


  • You’ll have someone to watch the kids so you and your spouse or partner can have down time.
  • They’re an extra set of eyes and ears for when you’re stressed and preoccupied.
  • They don’t have to come from a service. A “nanny” might be extended family or your kids’ regular babysitter. Be clear about your expectations upfront, however, to avoid misunderstandings or hurt feelings when you’re going out for the evening, and the nanny thinks she’s invited, too.
  • There’s just more help – period.


  • The cost. In some cases, people have paid for a nanny’s trip, expenses, and paid them for their work. For others, the trip is all that’s covered. It’s up to you and the nanny, but no matter how you work it, the costs can add up.
  • Your nanny has to have the right documentation if you’re traveling outside the country.
  • It’s one more person who could become sick or injured.

Here’s a parting thought that might help a lot. Your kids have no idea how stressful shepherding them through an airport or in and out of tourist attractions can be. But these times might one day be among their happiest memories, and you don’t want those memories marred because you lost your temper once too often. They won’t be small forever. Hanging on to your sense of humor while traveling with little ones can set you up for some of your happiest memories too.

Happy Traveling!

Safe Holiday Travel Destinations

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There are a lot of things to thing about then considering safe holiday travel destinations.

Where are the safest places to travel to this holiday season? 

In these politically charges times, not to mention unpredictable climate changes, you do have to take some extra time in planning. One thing to carefully consider, no matter where you go, is a solid medical emergency plan.

If you are considering a destination that may be questionable there are a couple of really good sources to check before you book that flight.

  1. The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) lists 225 countries in alphabetical order. Click on a country name and you will be given detailed information about that country, travel info, and any travel advisories (if there are any).
  2. The Unites States Transportation Security Administration (TSA) provides travel alerts and advisories, as well as Holiday travel tips.

According to a recent article in The Telegraph:

5 counties with a security status to watch out for

  • Tunisia – It’s almost three years since the terror attack on the beach at Sousse.
  • Turkey – the FCO still advise against all travel close to the Syrian border.
  • Thailand – Avoid the border with Malaysia
  • Egypt – If you are traveling to holiday resorts check FCO advisory first. Large parts of Egypt are deemed to be unsafe due to attacks on police and security forces.
  • France – According to the FCO, ‘Terrorists are very likely to try to carry out attacks in France’ – people are advised to be vigilant.

Safest countries to visit


The Global Peace Index (GPI) in 2017 ranked the country of geysers, glaciers and the Northern Lights its safest destination for the seventh consecutive year. Its egalitarian society and general air of lack of conflict make it a great place to visit, and with mixed saunas for all ages and the magnificent Blue Lagoon keeping everyone in a peaceful frame of mind, it’s hardly a surprise that it’s a good spring destination.


Positioned nicely in central Europe, spring and summer in Croatia has sunshine, relatively cheap hotels and restaurants, and a magnificent living history that is ancient, medieval and in many places very recent. It has a relatively low terror threat, and although there are still areas with landmines, its narrow layout gives it a laid back coastal mentality that makes it a peaceful destination for a summer holiday.


Chile is continually ranked as the safest country in South America, with political stability and a growing economy, a low terror threat and the highest on the Global Peace Index. Its narrow coastline stretches all the way down the Andes mountains, and it enjoyed record tourist numbers in 2017, with English visitors up 6% to a record 54,714.


You’re so safe in Japan, that if you accidentally leave your camera or laptop on a bench, you’re likely to come back a few hours later to find it there and untouched. Japan is perennially ranked as the safest country in the world. Even better, it’s also the cheapest long-haul holiday value destination, where your pound will go further. Spring in Japan has the magnificent Hanami cherry blossom season, while summer is a beautiful time to visit the many holiday islands.


One holiday island the FCO regards as safe is the jewel of the Mediterranean, the rugged, historic beauty of Malta. Its capital Valletta is is the European Capital of Culture in 2018, and while it may not have sandy beaches, it is compact, walk-able and is a living history of Europe, and a safe place to travel for families and enjoy year-round sun.

Flying with Nut Allergies: the risks and new accommodations

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Nut allergies are serious, life-threatening medical conditions. People who have serious nut allergies have to anticipate exposure everywhere they go. Airplanes are places where they have to be particularly careful due to close quarters and the high volume of people who travel.

Airplane passenger with nut allergies now allowed to board early on American Airlines.

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Fortunately, American Airlines has taken an important step in accommodating passengers who have this condition by allowing them to board early. This gives them time to wipe down their seat and surrounding area. The company announced that the new policy will go into effect on Dec. 12 after flight-service manuals are updated.

It will be interesting to see which additional airlines are the first to follow suit.

Nut allergies can be considered a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act, and these passengers believe they should have the right to fly safely just like every other passenger on board.

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Travelers with Nut Allergies Could Benefit from a Travel Emergency Medical Plan

People who have nut allergies know all to well how scary it can be when you are exposed. If you are traveling outside of your daily routine, you might not be able to anticipate every possible potential situation where you could come in contact with nuts. Emergency trips to the hospital are a real possibility. For this reason, a travel medical emergency plan could be the perfect thing for your peace of mind.

For less than the cost of an airplane ticket, you and your whole family can be protected.

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