Hurricanes cause extensive damage every year during and after hurricane season. Knowing their categories helps predict how much damage a hurricane may cause.
ULTIMATE SURVIVAL GUIDES
A fully stocked first aid kit could save the life of a family member, neighbor or friend in the wake of a natural disaster and is critical in hurricane preparedness.
Powerful tropical storms and hurricanes can cause massive destruction, power outages, flooding, fires and human casualties. Be prepared and stay safe.
Households must buy or prepare a hurricane survival kit with sufficient supplies to last days, or possibly weeks, after a hurricane hits.
A hurricane can be dangerous to residents and their property, but learning how to respond to warnings and prepare for the storm's impact can minimize injury and damages.
Use this tornado safety checklist to protect families and homes in the event of a tornado. Developing a disaster plan for tornado safety might just save a life.