While most travelers aren’t changing or cancelling travel plans due to fear of contracting Ebola,they are washing their hands and using hand sanitizer more frequently according to a survey conducted by The GO Group. Of the 802 respondents, 40 percent said they are taking extra precautions while flying. Just three percent are cancelling travel plans altogether.
Sixty-seven percent of the 738 survey respondents noted they were still planning on traveling by plane this summer, regardless of confrontations. Less than one percent of respondents said they were canceling their plans. Sixteen percent were unsure and 15 percent noted they hadn’t planned on flying this summer.