The cabin air inhaled by passengers and flight crews on commercial airplanes has been linked to several alarming health concerns such as cancer, neurological problems and chronic fatigue, new research in the World Health Organization (WHO) journal states.
Last year CUPE’s Airline Division presented its concerns to MPs on the standing committee on transport, infrastructure and communities and the committee agreed to conduct an investigation into aviation safety.
The report is expected to be wrap up in the fall. Read article here
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