A mother-of-five has been immersed thousands of requests on social media after sharing a snap of the $12 safety belt covers she made for youngsters who have disabilities.
The cover is designed to caution authorities to kids’ medical issues or disabilities in an emergency and was inspired by her Natalie’s own daughter who has a cochlear implant.
Natalie Bell, from Victoria, shared her life-saving creation on her page Personalized by Nat on Wednesday in the wake of being inspired by her daughter and the post has since received 61,000 likes.
I always wonder what would happen if I was in a car accident with my daughter in the car and I was unable to let the…
She wrote: ‘I always wonder what would happen if I was in a car accident with my daughter in the car and I was unable to let the doctors know that my daughter could not have an MRI due to having a cochlear implant, Now I don’t need to worry about that with these seat belt covers. These can be made for any special needs that the medical team will need to know if you are unable to tell them.
She had made a cochlear implant one which read ‘I am deaf. No MRI’ and one for children with autism that read ‘I have autism. I may resist help’.
This design can be made for all kind of disabilities and seels for $12. Thousands of people since then contacted Natalie
She further added: ‘These children might have a medical bracelet but those are quite small. So I thought this is something emergency services would notice straight away,’