United Airlines has reached a settlement with the US Department of Labor (DOL) over a lawsuit that alleged “hazardous conditions” for United’s baggage-handling workers at New York Newark International Airport (EWR). The lawsuit was filed in 2015 following an inspection by DOL’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), which said United baggage handlers at the airline’s EWR hub had suffered more than 620 injuries from 2011-2015 as the result of ...

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