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TD&A NEWS: Rebekah Tanti-Dougall guest speaker at London International Aviation Conference

Sunday, 15 June 2014 22:45

Dr RebekahTanti-Dougall, associate at Advocates Tanti-Dougall & Associates, has participated as a guest speaker at DISPAX WORLD Conference 2014 on airlines' disruptive passengers held in London, UK, between June 10 and 11, 2014.

The well attended and prestigious international conference chaired by Philip Baun, attracted many speakers from various countries, including from USA, Switzerland, Belgium, Hong Kong, Thailand, Australia, UK, Spain, United Arab Emirates, Slovak Republic and of course Malta.

The topics discussed at the international conference included the successful prosecution of disruptive passengers and defending claims brought by aggrieved passengers, the identification of passengers who tend to become unruly, aero-medical issues such as the effect of alcohol and medication at high altitudes, aircrew mental health, departure management at airports, the need for inter-cultural training for cabin crew and the impact of airline's advertising depicting young and smart cabin crew on the passengers' expectations which sometimes tends to lead to sexual haressment on board flights.

Rebekah Tanti-Dougall who addressed the international conference with a well received presentation on unruly passengers and the consequences thereof on the safety and security of both the passengers and the crew members within a confined space at high altitude, with practical examples for which Advocates, Tanti-Dougall & Associates were responsible, of criminal judicial proceedings filed against disruptive passengers in the Courts of Malta, was also invited to partake on a discussion panel with other guest speakers.

The DISPAX WORLD Conference has had a wide press coverage.

Advocates Tanti-Dougall & Associates provides an array of legal services in connection with the aviation industry in particular on aircraft registration, on health & safety on board the aircraft, on airport security and emergency plans, on cyber terrorism in the aviation industry as well as litigation involving rights over an aircraft.

See full conference programme: www.dispaxworld2014com/programme/