Those with peanut and nut allergies can breathe a little easier when they fly with WestJet. Changes to the airline’s food allergy policy mean that tree nuts and peanuts will no longer be served or sold on board.
Pets are now allowed to travel in airplane cabins on Air Canada and WestJet flights. An online campaign launched by the Canadian Lung Association is urging politicians to step in to help protect those with asthma and allergies.
With pets allowed to travel in the airplane cabin, WestJet’s pet-friendly policy means that customers with allergies and asthma are getting the cold shoulder.
Traveling with food allergies can be a challenge. One family makes it work by carrying a suitcase full of safe foods, cooking most meals and learning to adapt when things don’t go as planned.
Instead of letting life-threatening food allergies keep them home, the McKenzie-Davison family discovers how to vacation safely and make memories that will last a lifetime.
Follow these handy tips to minimize the risk of contact with food allergens while flying and ensure a safe and happy trip.