How to prepare for a plane emergency

Published On: Jul 08 2013 10:32:02 AM CDT   Updated On: Jul 25 2014 09:05:30 AM CDT

Multiple plane crashes have dominated the headlines the past few weeks. But despite these particular tragedies, safety advances and improvements in staff training have helped improve air crash survival rates in recent years. Here are 10 things that experts suggest you do to prepare yourself in the unlikely event of a problem on your next flight, according to CNN.

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Dress properly. You will need to be able to stay warm if you survive a crash, so wear long sleeves and trousers. Avoid wearing high heels, as these must be removed before evacuating via an emergency slide.

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