Here’s why you should always wear your seatbelt

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While all airlines would like to ensure a smooth flight, there’s always a risk of a bumpy ride caused by turbulence.

That’s why the captain always says you should wear your seatbelt while flying, even when the seatbelt sign is turned off.

Case in point: this video of passengers and flight attendants being thrown around on a flight from Kosovo to Switzerland. Be warned, it’s pretty hairy.


So, next time you think you know better than those who spend most of their lives in the sky – i.e. the pilot – strap in for a safer ride.

Have you ever experienced such turbulence? Do you always wear your seatbelt, even when the light is turned off?

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Written by Leon Della Bosca

Leon Della Bosca is a voracious reader who loves words. You'll often find him spending time in galleries, writing, designing, painting, drawing, or photographing and documenting street art. He has a publishing and graphic design background and loves movies and music, but then, who doesn’t?

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