I have never been in a plane that required an emergency evacuation. I do promise, however, if I am, I will NOT take my luggage. Will you do the same? It is unbelievable how many people risk their own and other's lives. Here are a couple of AP of the British Airways Flight 2276 evacuation in Las Vegas:
Now we have a video show from inside of the recent Emirates 777 crash in Dubai. Look how long people struggle to get their luggage. Evacuations are, I am sure, chaotic enough without the added struggle to get luggage out as well. Check out the link to the video from REUTERS.