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When should I tell my work I am pregnant?

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Asked by 100 at 8:57 PM on Mar. 25, 2011 in Money & Work

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  • depends on their maternity benefits, but unless you have morning sickness or fatigue bad enough it may interfere with your work, I wouldn't bother until you start to show.
    FluffyMamaBunny

    Answer by FluffyMamaBunny at 9:00 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

  • I would wait until you are past your first trimester because that is when you have reached the safe zone of being less likely to miscarry.
    Kinsleyttc

    Answer by Kinsleyttc at 9:01 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

  • ok 1st off what kinds work do you do as there job you need to tell right away i worked with cats when i feel pregnant with my 1st son there very big risks with being pregnancy and working with cats so i had to tell them right away and left my job a week later due to the safty reason. but there all kind of things you need to avoid in the 1st 12 weeks so i need to know what you did before i could answer this question

    feralkitten

    Answer by feralkitten at 9:19 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

  • When you can no longer hide the fact that you are pregnant.

    Be prepared with a transition plan for your responsibilities
    rkoloms

    Answer by rkoloms at 9:22 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

  • Unless your doing a physical labor job and you have a desk job. DONT tell them till you really have to. These days company's seem to find valid reasons to "let you go" when they know your preggo. They dont want the liability. Your personal life is NONE of their business unless it impacts your ability to do your job efficiently.
    vbruno

    Answer by vbruno at 9:24 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

  • rember woring with cleaning products or cemicals can be a problem to
    feralkitten

    Answer by feralkitten at 9:41 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

  • id wait til ur comfortable but it depends on the stress of ur job also
    kimsmith22

    Answer by kimsmith22 at 10:10 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

  • After the first trimester unless your job duties can harm the pregnancy.
    vjoaquin

    Answer by vjoaquin at 11:21 PM on Mar. 25, 2011

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