Winter weather is here.

Are you prepared for snowstorms and extreme cold?

Do you know how to remain safe when a winter storm approaches?

You don’t have to wait until a winter storm is imminent to prepare.

Start now and here’s how:

·      Know what to do before, during and after a storm

·      Sign up to receive alert notifications

·      Have emergency preparedness kits with fresh supplies at home, work and in your car

·      Stay off the road during after a winter storm

·      Have a working carbon monoxide detector in your home. This is especially critical if you are using alternative heating devices.

·      Use safe heating devices

 Prepare Now for #Wintersafety

  • Prepare your home to keep out the cold with insulation, caulking and weather stripping. Insulate to keep your pipes from freezing. Install and test smoke detectors with battery backup.
  • Gather supplies you need to stay home for several days. Include items in case the power goes out.
  • Have extra batteries for radios and flashlights
  • Keep your gas tank full
  • Learn basic treatment for frostbite and hypothermia.
Check back for additional winter storm safety tips


                                                       



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