Extreme Weather and Natural Disasters
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Guide-Extreme Heat (84.2 KiB)
Doing too much on a hot day, spending too much time in the sun or staying too long in an overheated place can cause heat-related illnesses. Know the symptoms of heat disorders and overexposure to the sun, and be ready to give first aid treatment.
Guide-Floods and Flash Floods (108.4 KiB)
Guide-Fire Safety During and After a Flood (93.4 KiB)
Use the following safety tips to help protect yourself, your family and your home from the potential threat of fire during or after a flood.
Guide-Hurricane Preparedness Tips (29.3 KiB)
Guide-Thunderstorms and Lightning (101.1 KiB)
Some thunderstorms can be seen approaching, while others hit without warning. It is important to learn and recognize the danger signs and to plan ahead.
Guide-Winter Driving (106.6 KiB)
The leading cause of death during winter storms is transportation accidents. Preparing your vehicle for the winter season and knowing how to react if stranded or lost on the road are the keys to safe winter driving.
Guide-Winter Storms (69.1 KiB)
A major winter storm can be lethal. Preparing for cold weather conditions and responding to them effectively can reduce the dangers caused by winter storms.