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Union report: 'dangerous conditions' at Cincy airline

Feb 28, 2019 - The Cincinnati Enquirer (Ohio)

A new report is warning of "dangerous conditions" at an airline flying out of the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport.

That report is from a union trying to negotiate a contract and is based largely on a survey of workers. Called "Hazards on the Ground at American Airlines," it focuses on ground-service agents who work for Envoy, a subsidiary of American Airlines. The agents say understaffing and unrealistic work expectations are putting them and travelers in harm's way.

The report is from the Envoy workers' union, Communications Workers of Ameri...