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We have been supplying this CPAP + Ventilator Luggage Tag since 2010 and it has proved to be very helpful at Airport Security and Luggage Check-in to identify your important medical equipment which needs to be a carry-on item when flying. Placing the Tag on your machine's bag is also recommended when taking it anywhere, so that in the event of losing it, you can be easily contacted and it can be returned to you.
The Tag is strong plastic which won't break easily, measures 11 x 6 cm and comes with a red pvc robust strap. There are strips on the card to make writing on it easier, and there is enough space to write your name and telephone number, and putting your mobile number here would be the best idea, as you most likely will have your mobile with you when travelling, which means you can quickly be contacted should the machine be found by someone. The best pen to use would be a fine-tipped permanent marker, and there is the option to purchase the luggage tag both with or without a permanent marker pen.
The image shows both the front and back of the luggage tag, and for anyone unable to view the images on their computer the wording states:-
"Medical Equipment for Respiratory Therapy. NOT to be separated from the owner (followed by writeable strips for name and contact no)."
"CPAP/BiPAP/APAP/VPAP/NIV for the treatment of Sleep Disordered Breathing Conditions, such as Sleep Apnoea (Apnea). This is vital therapy and should NOT be separated from the owner, or classed as additional carry-on baggage when travelling."
Having the Tag on your machine's carry bag is also useful to alert your fellow passengers to the fact of why you have more hand luggage than them!!
Please with the clear luggage label when it arrived. However the means to attach it must have not been very secure and, as a result, I lost it on my first trip. Despite having my bag with the label on with me at all times, at some point it must have dropped off. So overall, I am disappointed with the purchase.
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This is the very 1st time we've heard of anyone losing the label from their CPAP bag, and we're wondering if you didn't manage to secure the strong button that usually holds it tight. The only other option is that the strap was faulty at manufacture - again not something we've heard. Please contact our office and you will be issued with a new one.
Emphasis that your machine is medical equipment. Durable so doesn’t get crumpled
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Very noticeable and descriptive. No problems at airport.
Great idea, makes travelling around easier and people take your cpap machine more seriously thanks to the tag
Very noticable, not used yet but should be seen easy enough at airport.
These are great to attach to your cpap bag while travelling. I've not used mine at an airport yet but I'm sure it will be so much easier getting through security with my tag attached. Really sturdy as well
I travel a lot and take my machine as hand luggage. The tag gives me peace of mind at airports and clearly shows that I have medical equipment.
Very useful luggage tag for my CPAP machine. Reasonable price and swift delivery. It was really easy to write details on it with a 'Sharpie'.
Ok it is a good quality tag, but it is as I say on the title, a nice to have product
Fantastic service with quick delivery and great communication. Items were as described.
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Unopened (sealed) products in their original packing can be returned within 14 days for a refund of the product cost, but the purchaser is to pay the return postage, and we would advise retaining proof of postage. This excludes any faulty goods, for which postage will be reimbursed. A full refund for the price of the product will be issued when received by us, less the original postage charges when the order was sent to you.
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