Guidelines for Travelers

Security Changes for Summer Travelers

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is updating security procedures for travelers this summer. New procedures will be in airport checkpoints by mid-June.

TSA Updated Security Procedures

Travelers should expect to:

  • Keep possession of their boarding passes.
  • Separate food for X-ray screening.
  • Pack smart (avoid prohibited items).
  • Practice social distancing.
  • Wear facial protection.

Find more information about the changes on the TSA website.

Healthy Traveler Tips

When traveling, especially internationally, make sure you take the following steps to be proactive, prepared and protected when it comes to your health and the health of others.

Travel safe, travel smart, and arrive healthy. Help stop the spread of germs before you fly.

Tips For Ensuring You Stay Healthy When You Travel

  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze. Dispose of your used tissue.
  • Cough or sneeze into your upper sleeve, not your hands.
  • Wash hands with soap and warm water for 20 seconds OR clean with alcohol-based hand cleaner.

For more healthy travel tips visit the CDC Travel Website.