Consumer protection is poor in the $7.8 trillion travel and tourism industry.
No one warns anyone before they buy a trip or board a plane about potential risks to their health and safety in the destination country. There are no trusted critical incident reports on deaths, injuries and missing persons who travel abroad.
Depart Smart is developing the first consumer travel safety course with tools to help you identify and mitigate risks so you can advocate for yourself, get help and return home safely to the people and places you love.
The Philadelphia airport will be distributing our Travel Safety checklist and wrist-bands during their annual safety fair. Join us for interactive games, activities and demonstrations. When: THURSDAY, JUNE 22, 2017 Time: 10 [...]