So you’re expecting! Congratulation! We’re delighted to know that you’ve commenced your journey into the beautiful experience of becoming a Mother.
You’ve probably heard this more than often now, but let me reinstate that since you’re protecting a tiny young life within you, so you’ve to be more careful now than ever.
Similar is the case for the time you’re travelling. It is essential always to wear a seat belt when riding in a car, especially for the Moms-to-be. Seat belts are the most effective way to save lives and to avoid injuries during crashes.
Since you’re pregnant, it’s all the more vital that you wear your seat belt right.
Attention folks! This one is crucial!
I understand it’s not the best of questions because it surely is something you’d avoid thinking of; However, it is important, so we’re discussing it;
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A car accident might cause massive damage depending upon the intensity of the injury, which may include:
Wearing your seatbelt correctly protects you and your child. It is advised that you wear your seatbelt throughout your pregnancy whenever you decide to go for a ride.
Try to avoid driving more than 3 to 4 hours a day. Driving can be a highly tiring activity. Please don’t turn off your car’s airbags, instead, try to tilt your seat away from the dashboard and move it as far back from the panel as you can.
God forbid, but if you get in a car accident, regardless of the extent of the injury or the injury being none at all, get amedical checkup or treatment immediately. This is to make sure that you and your baby are safe. If you have contractions, pain in your belly or blood or fluid leakage, don’t waste time and call your health care specialist instantly.