Transcript for How to Prevent Holiday Luggage Theft
This is world news beyond the headline I'm Cecilia Vega at the Burbank airport holiday travel season is upon us and that means of all these bags going through the nation's airports. You've got to be careful what you -- inside when you hit the road. May not necessarily be inside that -- when you get there. Here's some tips on how to stay safe over the holidays. Get to the baggage claim quickly don't lolly -- don't go to the bathroom don't get a couple copy. Stand right there and watch your back come down the carousel the sooner you get here the more likely you are to -- with your -- and someone else. They got that John Casey Casey might be embarrassed to travel with. That's the one you should take with you skip the fancy designer bags they're a magnet for thieves that there could be something really expensive and time. And here's one more tip if your -- do go missing file that claim quickly some airlines -- travelers just four hours to file a claim for reimbursement after that. It's your -- For ABC news and Yahoo! News I'm Cecilia -- -- you can also follow me on Twitter at Cecilia Vega ABC.
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