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Air Travel: Wheelchair Passenger Safety

By Kathleen Lord-Jones
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Air travel passengers who require wheelchair assistance are protected against discrimination by air carriers and entitled to certain accommodations under the guidelines of the Air Carrier Access Act…

Passenger Boarding Bridges

By Robson Forensic
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The benefit of a Passenger Boarding Bridge, also referred to as a PBB, Jetway, or Sky Bridge, is that it allows passengers to deplane from an aircraft quickly and easily right to the terminal. This is…

Injuries Involving Aircraft Boarding Stairs

By Robson Forensic
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Trips and fall during the boarding and deplaning process of air travel can be serious depending on the nature of the fall and pre-existing conditions of those involved. In this article, the aviation…

Falling Baggage: Aircraft Cabin Safety

By Kathleen Lord-Jones
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In this article, aviation cabin safety expert, Kathy Lord-Jones discusses the issue of objects falling and shifting unexpectedly from overhead storage bins. Her discussion includes some of the reasons…

In-Flight Fire vs Post-Crash Fire Damage

By Robson Forensic
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This article discusses the task of differentiating in-flight fire damage from post-crash fire damage when investigating aviation crash incidents. In-Flight Fire vs. Post-Crash Fire Damage An inflight…

Airport Engineering Covering Issues in Airport Expansion

By Augustine F. Ubaldi, P.E.
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In this document, airport engineer Gus Ubaldi, P.E., provides an introduction to common issues that arise in airport expansions along with insight from his decades of experience. Airport Engineering -…

In-Flight Medical Emergencies

By Kathleen Lord-Jones
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In this article published by ARFF News, Aviation Cabin Safety Expert, Kathleen Lord-Jones, discusses medical emergency response procedures for passengers and crew. In-Flight Medical Emergencies In the…

Aviation Onboard Security

By Kathleen Lord-Jones
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In this article published by ARFF News, Aviation Cabin Safety Expert, Kathleen Lord-Jones, discusses onboard security measures post 9-11. Aviation Onboard Security On board an aircraft, the most…

Airport Expansion: Overview of Issues from an Airport Engineer

By Augustine F. Ubaldi, P.E.
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In this document, our resident airport engineer, Gus Ubaldi, P.E., provides an introduction to some of the common issues that arise in airport expansion disputes along with insight from his decades of…

Aircraft Engine Material Failures

By Robson Forensic
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This article, written by our materials science practice, discusses a few case studies involving jet engine failure and what went wrong to cause it. It Is an Unfortunate Reality That Planes Crash Every…