Flight attendant union asks American Airlines to recall new uniform

The flight attendant union is asking the airline to recall its new uniforms saying that its causing headaches, rashes, and respiratory problems.

Sixteen hundred employees have complained of a bad reaction.

American says nothing abnormal was discovered during their initial round of tests were but are looking into what's causing a reaction.

Some attendants have requested the uniforms in a different fabric.

American Airlines has permitted some employees to wear their old uniforms in the meantime.

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