PBS NewsHour

Calling for clearer airline policies around sexual assault

Clip: 02/11/2018 | 10m 43s | Video has closed captioning.

In 2017, the FBI investigated 63 allegations of sexual assault on airplanes, with several public figures speaking out about their own experiences. But no database tracks these incidents, and airlines are not required to report them to the federal government. Meanwhile, cabin crew report that training on how to handle harassment and assault is inadequate. NewsHour Weekend's Megan Thompson reports.

Aired: 02/11/18

Rating: NR

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