14 Jun '11, 5am

Should an SIA Girl sleep among passenger seats? | SingaporeScene - Yahoo! News via @yahoosg

SIA spokesman Nicholas Ionides said the absence of bunks on these flights was in line with guidelines set by the Air Operator Certificate Requirements. It states that rest is only mandatory for cabin crew members who are on duty for 14 hours or more. Mr Tan has done the crew a favour by highlighting this issue. What surprises me is while there may be "regulatory guidelines" to follow depending on the number of hours, has anyone of the Management thought of having curtain rails with curtains drawn when the crew are resting. I am sure there would be no issue on the regulatory part which is better than having the crew resting next to passengers with passengers asking for service at the drop of the hat? These crew members including the pilots are NOT robots and policy makers must ensure their welfare is looked after. 14 hours before they can rest? Whoever drafted this rule is ...

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