Travel Safety

No matter where you're going, an ounce of prevention can mean more fun for everyone. Here's how to make your own first aid kit, what medications to pack, and health insurance know-how should you need a trip to the emergency room. Our smart planning ideas will get you there safely.

A 2-Minute TSA Pat-Down of a Child with Special Needs Should Not Happen

Outraged by a lengthy, unnecssary TSA patdown of a child with special needs, one mom investigates ways she can make travel easier with her own disabled child.

6 Tips for a Safe Car Ride

Teach your child these rules to ensure her safety in cars.

Traveling Abroad During Pregnancy

Here are four tips that will ensure your safety while pregnant overseas.

Child Travel Safety Tips

Ready, set, relax! Keep your kids safe on your next trip.

9 Safety Tips for Kids Flying Alone

Plan ahead for your child's safe and worry-free flight.

4 Pregnancy Travel Worries Answered

You've got places to go and people to see. Experts share how to do it safely.

How to Become a Safer Driver

Too many distractions can put your family in danger. Here's how to make car travel safer when your kids are in tow.

How To Keep Kids Safe from Rip Currents

Dr. Peter Wernicki of the American Red Cross demonstrates how to identify dangerous rip currents.

CDC Issues First Zika Travel Advisory Within the U.S.

Here's what you need to know about the latest Zika travel guidelines from the Centers of Disease Control.

First Aid on Vacation

How to treat illnesses and prevent injuries when you're away from home.

Hotel Room Safety

While hotels and motels present fewer potential dangers than most homes, keep these tips in mind.

How to Deal If Your Kids (or You!) Get Sick or Injured on Vacation

Do you know what to do if someone gets sick and you're thousands of miles away from home? Get the scoop on how to manage illness or injury--just in case it happens on your next trip.

5 Tips for Going on a Cruise With Your Baby

Before climbing aboard with your baby, it's important to know the facts and ensure smooth sailing.