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Work travel (flying) in early pregnancy

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sarahanne4 Mon 11-Jan-16 22:11:21

Hi all. I need some advice about a business day trip which I need to do next week. I'm 6wks pregnant and I'll need to take two 3hr flights (in the same day) to get to and back from a meeting. I know that flying isn't much of a risk, especially as it's just a few hours, but should I inform my employer of my pregnancy for insurance purposes. I really don't want to, we were hoping to hold off telling anyone until 12wks, but this has been Spring on me last minute ! Any advice would be really helpful smile. Thanks

sarahanne4 Tue 12-Jan-16 08:22:50

Anyone?

Happydappy99 Tue 12-Jan-16 08:34:50

Can you check your work travel insurance policy? Mine automatically covered me for pregnancy without my employer having to inform them.

sarahanne4 Tue 12-Jan-16 08:43:25

We are only an small consultancy with ~20 employees, I don't know where those policies are kept... I'll have to go ask, lol. Thanks

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