Transportation Law: Passenger Rights and Responsibilities

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Oceana, 2009 - Law - 140 pages
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This almanac outlines the obligations and duties owed to passengers by all types of common carriers, including airlines, trains, cruise ships, and buses. The Federal laws that regulate interstate common carriers and the state laws that regulate intrastate common carriers are explored; the statute of limitations associated with each is also provided. Safety issues, liability for personal injuries due to common carrier accidents, personal property issues, and security concerns are all outlined for the reader's benefit. In addition, common carrier rules and regulations applicable to passengers are examined, including rates and fees, property losses, and banned substance lists. Margaret Jasper also discusses anti-discrimination provisions, including regulations regarding disabled passengers. Carrier directories and forms for issuing complaints are included.

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Contents

CHAPTER
1
OVERBOOKING
7
TICKETING
9
Copyright

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MARGARET C. JASPER is an attorney engaged in the general practice of law in South Salem, New York, concentrating in the areas of personal injury and entertainment law. Ms. Jasper holds a Juris Doctor degree from Pace University School of Law, White Plains, New York, is a member of the New York and Connecticut bars, and is certified to practice before the United States District Courts for the Southern and Eastern Districts of New York, the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and the United States Supreme Court.

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