Eight Steps For Safe Travel During Pregnancy


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Eight steps for safe travel during pregnancy. Here is a list of all the added precautions needed to be taken while traveling during your pregnancy By Windshield Alert (http://windshieldalert.com/).

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Eight Steps For Safe Travel During Pregnancy

  1. 1. Pregnant & in Labor You can't be Late! The most important baby shower gift for the "Maternity HOSPITAL BAG"! Static-cling EMERGENCY sign Windshield Alert Eight Steps For Safe Travel During Pregnancy www.windshieldalert.com
  2. 2. www.windshieldalert.com Many couples plan to travel during pregnancy. The holidays can be a time of great anticipation, excitement and also stress. Although it can be perfectly safe to travel during your pregnancy, you'll need to do some extra planning and take a few added precautions. Following are a few steps for safe travel during pregnancy that will help you: Windshield Alert™
  3. 3. www.windshieldalert.com If you are traveling in car, the first and foremost thing to be kept is the Windshield Alert. In case of any medical emergency, it will alert other motorists to move over using Windshield Alert™ Emergency banner. The Static-cling Emergency sign will show them that you need to get to help, FAST! Windshield Alert™
  4. 4. www.windshieldalert.com Consult The Healthcare Provider: Before traveling schedule a checkup with your the healthcare provider and after getting the approval, it will be safe to travel.
  5. 5. www.windshieldalert.com Your medical records and vital health information: Keep all your previous medical records and the important health information along with the important names and phone numbers, you'll need in case of emergency and pack it in your carry- on luggage. In case, you are planning an extended visit, have your healthcare provider refer you to someone in the area for check-ups or emergencies.
  6. 6. www.windshieldalert.com Keep all the medications you need: Keep a sufficient supply of prescription medications, prenatal vitamins, and even over-the-counter remedies you may need during your trip. Stuff them in your purse in case you get separated from bags.
  7. 7. www.windshieldalert.com Health insurance policy: Check your health insurance policy and figure out if it covers the pregnancy complications. If not, then it is advisable to buy one in case you are going on a long journey.
  8. 8. www.windshieldalert.com Travel insurance: If you need to cancel your trip on any point and you miss all or part of your trip, this travel policy will definitely going to help as it covers all the travel expenses. Make sure the policy covers emergency medical transport from your chosen destinations.
  9. 9. www.windshieldalert.com Keep the Air-Bags Turned on: While traveling by a car, keep the air bags turned on. The safety benefits of the air bag outweigh any potential risk to the mum-to-be and the baby.
  10. 10. www.windshieldalert.com Prepare for the unexpected: Join an auto club, if you've not yet joined any. That provides road service in case your car breaks down or has a flat tire. And always carry a cell phone, especially if you're traveling alone.