Charlotte-Douglas Airport valet busted for stealing customer's gun.

Charlotte-Douglas Airport valet busted for stealing customer's gun.

The valet parking service at Charlotte-Douglas International Airport is in the news again. One of their workers allegedly stole a valet customer's gun that was left in their SUV. (It's not the first time this has happened.)

The other issue here is that Charlotte, North Carolina has a TV news station that loves to report about mishaps at this airport's valet service.

WSOCTV has made it quite clear they will report news about every valet parking fiasco that happens at the airport. Yet the valet company in charge still manages to chum the waters with big hunks of meat that this TV station (seemingly) always lunges for. 

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Managers AWOL as London Stansted Airport's "meet & greet" valet parking service victimizes large numbers of customers with epic meltdown.

How would you like to wait 5½ hours for a valet worker to get your car? That's what one Twitter user posted about her experience at a London airport's valet parking service. She and "hundreds" of others experienced one of the great valet parking fiascos of 2016 this past weekend...

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A valet worker could impact your auto insurance rates by driving your car roughly.

A valet worker could impact your auto insurance rates by driving your car roughly.

Could OnStar and other remote vehicle monitoring services capture bad behavior by valets? You bet they could. A dashcam is not the only way to see if valet workers are taking excessive liberties with your car. 

Unfortunately though, there is a chance that automotive "telematics," in combination with bad valets, could affect your auto insurance premiums, if not now, then in the not-too-distant future. 

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