A mom was harassed and threatened by a United Airways flight attendant after altering her 23-month-old daughter’s soiled diaper and disposing of it within the airplane’s bin.
Farah Naz Khan, a girl from Seattle, remains to be reeling after coping with harassment and threats whereas onboard a United Airways flight from Montana to Houston. She took to Twitter to share what occurred.
The whole ordeal began when Khan used the airplane’s again toilet to alter her daughter’s dirty diaper, positioned it in a scented diaper disposal bag, and threw it away in the bathroom’s trash can.
When the mom and child got here out of the lavatory and had been on their option to their seats, they had been met by a flight attendant who was very upset that Khan had positioned the soiled diaper within the trash can. Khan shared:
“Once I got here to the entrance, the flight attendant berated me for throwing away a poop diaper on the airplane. He mentioned it was a biohazard and that I ought to retrieve it if I can.”
The distraught mom then proceeded to dig the dirty diaper out of the trash can, which she described as an expertise that was equally humiliating and degrading.
NOT ENDING THERE
In her tweet, Khan defined that after retrieving the diaper, she requested one other flight attendant for a rubbish bag in order that she may place the diaper in it and get rid of it as soon as they landed.
Khan is now pursuing authorized motion in opposition to the airline, saying that past the harassment, there was additionally a privateness situation.
The opposite flight attendant advised Khan that she was speculated to throw it away within the bathroom’s trash can as she had initially performed, and the mom then turned to query the primary flight attendant that had belittled her.
— Gigi (@Gigihasthoughts) July 14, 2021
After saying that he did not wish to take care of the mom, the flight attendant left Khan for the remainder of the flight, however as soon as they landed and had disembarked, Khan acquired a disturbing telephone name.
An unidentified quantity phoned her and with the identical flight attendant on the opposite aspect. He phoned with threats which may have hindered Khan’s journey again dwelling as she shared:
“Once I picked up, it was the identical flight attendant saying I had been positioned on the ‘don’t fly record’ due to a biohazard incident.”
Appalling and completely unacceptable conduct by a @united and @MesaAirlines flight attendant. Tracked down her telephone quantity after she deplaned to name and harass her?!? What are you going to do about this? https://t.co/pZFYxzaZu4
— Katie Anthony (@yokatykatikate) July 14, 2021
SLANDER AND HUMILIATION
Khan did not stand for the threats and advised the flight attendant that she can be searching for authorized help if she was positioned on the no-fly record and that she had already filed a customer support grievance with the airline.
The flight attendant did not cease there as he modified the tone, and he started harassing and verbally abusing the mom and her household, saying that they need to somewhat drive than carry their kids on the flights.
Seattle physician says United Airways advised her she was positioned on the ‘no fly record’ for throwing a unclean diaper wrapped in a plastic bag within the bathroom toilet. #komonews pic.twitter.com/mSdlBgBwIh
— Kara Kostanich (@KaraKostanich) July 13, 2021
Distraught after the incident, Khan not solely filed a proper grievance but additionally took the matter to social media to tell the general public in regards to the horrific remedy she acquired whereas onboard the United Airways flight.
Khan is now pursuing authorized motion in opposition to the airline, saying that past the harassment, there was additionally a privateness situation at hand as a result of the flight attendant accessed her non-public contact data and phoned her with threats.