Fear and anxiety relating to flying can really restrict your choice of travel destinations and even make your holiday unenjoyable. Aviophobia affects up to 50% of people in some way, whether it be just mild or to the point of refusing to ever step foot on a plane.
At Questor Insurance we know some people only tolerate flying while imagining every unwanted negative situation which could occur. That’s why we have done some research to find out just how safe you really are when stepping on to a plane and ways of which to help reduce your stress and worries.
How safe is flying?
With improving technology and flights now being part of many people’s everyday lives, flying is still one of the safest methods to travel. Take a look below at some flying safety facts:
To put it in to perspective take a look at the below odds on how likely you are to meet your end by each method:
Hints and tips to conquer you’re flying fears:
Think positive thoughts (especially of your fantastic holiday when you land)!
If you are still experiencing anxiety and fear when flying it may be beneficial for you to visit your doctor who may prescribe medication to reduce anxiety.
Don’t forget if you are jetting off in to the sunset reduce your worries by making sure you have comprehensive holiday insurance, for more information on our products visit our website here or call us on 0333 323 0090. If you have any extra stress free flying tips tweet us at @questorIns
Date Created: 30/03/2015