A Travel Primer

A Travel Primer

-your rights, DOT hotline, and travel tips such as checking if your airline has a “Disability/Special Assistance Coordinator” who can help you work through the system.

DOT Guidelines (Air Travel)

-read “Frequently Asked Questions” in this PDF file about “Guidance on the Transport of Portable Dialysis Machines by Travelers with Disabilities” with reference to the Air Carrier Access Act

DOT Guidelines (Cruise/Passenger Vessels)

-visit the webpage of the Code of Federal Regulations, Title 49 Part 39

Traveler’s Checklists:

-helpful hints to ensure you’re fully prepared – suggestions welcome!