A Los Angeles Times analysis found that across California there are thousands of short-term Airbnb rentals in the state’s most dangerous fire zones. But the company doesn’t provide warnings or evacuation information to guests when they make reservations, and some customers say the company’s refund policy adds to the potential pitfalls.
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Guests: LA Times reporters Ben Poston and Alex Wigglesworth
In high-risk California fire country, Airbnb doesn’t offer guests warnings or escape plans
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