Just a few months after settling with David Dao, the passenger who was violently dragged off a flight in April, United Airlines has unsurprisingly managed to mess up again — albeit nonviolently, at least.
While the world was horrified by a viral video of Dr. David Dao being violently dragged off a United Airlines flight last month, everyone naturally wanted to find a culprit. The flight crew, the police, the pilot—who was to blame?
Attorneys for David Dao, the 69-year-old Kentucky physician who was dragged off an overbooked United Airlines flight earlier this month, announced Thursday afternoon that they’ve reached an “amicable” settlement with the airline over the ordeal.
David Dao, the 69-year-old Kentucky doctor whose brutal assault by Chicago law enforcement on a United Airlines flight became an international incident, was even more seriously injured than anyone realized, his lawyer claimed on Thursday.