Skip the auto shop - Our mechanics make house calls

Q: How should pregnant women wear seat belts?

asked by on

How should pregnant women wear seat belts?

A: Wearing a seat belt is a practice that ever...

Wearing a seat belt is a practice that everyone in the vehicle should follow. It is even a law in most states. The seat belt should fit snugly across the lap and shoulder, even on pregnant women. Pregnant women should wear seat belts by.

  1. The lap belt portion should fit snugly across the lap, underneath the belly.

  2. The shoulder belt portion should fit across the shoulder, across the middle of the chest.

  3. Never tighten the belt to the point that it is uncomfortable.

Was this answer helpful?

Need advice from certified mechanic? Get help now!

Over 1000 mechanics are ready to answer your question.
The statements expressed above are only for informational purposes and should be independently verified. Please see our terms of service for more details

Ask a Mechanic
(100% Free)

Have a car question? Get free advice from our top-rated mechanics.

Ask A Mechanic
Over 10,000 questions answered!

Get an instant quote for your car

Our certified mechanics come to you ・Backed by 12-month, 12,000-mile guarantee・Fair and transparent pricing

Get a quote

What others are asking

Q: Unable to shift power steering motor to replace fan belt. Have loosened x 2 adjuster bolts.

Hello. It's been a while since working on one of these, but if my memory serves me, there is either a bolt that is sort of behind and under the pulley, accessible with a box or open-end wrench. The other...

Q: What does the Service Battery Charging System message mean?

The Service Battery Charging System message can appear on your driver information center (DIC). When the DIC displays this alert, then the charging system for your battery is not operating properly and needs servicing.

Q: Vehicle has a coolant leak

Hi there. Your coolant can be leaking from a number of places. If it is leaking fast enough, it will cause the engine to overheat. The source of the leak needs to be found and repaired. Check to see if...

Related articles

What Causes Hoses to Leak?
While the largest part of your engine is mechanical, hydraulics plays a significant role. You’ll find fluids at work in a number of different areas. Your car's fluids include: Engine oil Transmission...
How Long Does a Heater Control Valve Last?
Keeping the right amount of coolant in a car is essential in keeping the engine at the right temperature. Failing to have the right amount of coolant or even bad elements...
Rules of the Road For Iowa Drivers
Driving on the roads requires knowledge of the rules, many of which are based on common sense and courtesy. However, even though you know the rules in...