Spring and summer weather can be unpredictable. When severe weather hits unexpectedly, the risk of injury and death increases, so planning ahead makes sense. Follow these CDC recommendations to keep your family, pets and yourself safe.
When power outages occur after severe weather (thunderstorms, winter storms, hurricanes or tornadoes), using alternative sources of power can cause carbon monoxide (CO) to build up in a home and poison the people and animals inside.
Protect yourself and family with these CO poisoning prevention tips.
Emergency Car Kits for All Seasons
During extreme weather in any season, you should minimize travel. If you have to go out, be sure to keep a disaster supply in your vehicle.