One day maybe all aircraft should have sensor if gate jetway or staircase remove the warning yellow flashing lights come on if move away. It would be better for people to alert it. If the door closed flash lights will turn it off. That makes sense!
Oh dear, that's a nasty thing to happen. All too easy to see how it can be done when you're in a rush. Here's wishing her a speedy recovery, and being grateful for the fact that she wasn't injured even worse.
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Quoting brilondon (Reply 14): I guess that there will be new safeguards put in after this...maybe.
Big maybe. It's over ten years since a U2 captain was severely injured at EDI when he fell out while trying to close a door and as others have said there have been several accidents in more recent years.