Stories tagged: david dao
UPDATED: Fri., April 28, 2017
On Thursday, United and the victimized passenger, Dr. David Dao, settled their dispute out of court. But the repercussions have been much wider, triggering modified overbooking policies and even elimination …
Fri., April 28, 2017
The head of security at Chicago’s airports has been fired, just weeks after a passenger was dragged from a United Airlines plane by security officers at O’Hare International Airport.
Wed., April 26, 2017
Legislation set to be introduced in the Senate on Wednesday would bar airlines from involuntarily removing passengers once they’ve boarded a flight and eliminate the caps on the compensation they …
Tue., April 25, 2017
The Chicago Department of Aviation is defending the officers in the infamous United Airlines video, saying they used “minimal but necessary force” when they dragged a passenger off a flight.
Mon., April 24, 2017
A lawyer for the Kentucky doctor who was dragged from a United Express flight says it’s too late for the airline’s CEO to apologize face-to-face and that his client intends …
UPDATED: Thu., April 13, 2017
The passenger dragged from a United flight lost two front teeth and suffered a broken nose and a concussion, one of his lawyers said Thursday, accusing the airline industry of …