American Airlines Worker Brings Sexual Harassment Suit

A Chicago based American Airlines maintenance worker has filed a lawsuit alleging lewd sexual harassment and assault carried out by supervisors and managers. The maintenance worker, base out of Chicago’s O’Hare airport has come forward saying that she was routinely harassed and groped by her coworkers while employed maintaining planes at one of the nations busiest airports.

The suit alleges that the harassment began as she started working the overnight shift preforming routine maintenance on aircraft. When she complained, her shift was changed. The plaintiff alleges that this deprived her of time with her family, and the complaints resulted in her being passed up for requested transfers and promotions.

Read more on the suit here: American Airlines staffer sexually harassed