Entries by Karoline Barwinski

Are flight attendants getting the health and safety protection they deserve?

Are flight attendants getting the health and safety protection they deserve? All workers are entitled to a safe workplace under federal law and the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) sets standards and regulations to ensure safe and healthful working conditions. Historically, flight attendants had been excluded from OSHA’s protection and while certain protections have […]

Join our sensor study!

As researchers, we are constantly thinking of new ways to gather real-time data to help illuminate how the working environment affects the health of flight attendants. With today’s availability of wearable technology, we are able to take a more hands-on approach to monitor health symptoms in relation to flight. This means that we are aiming […]