DISASTERS CAN MEAN POWER OUTAGES.
ARE YOU READY?
By Del Albright
Whether fire, flood, hurricane or tornado affect your world, the key is to be prepared with back up and escape plans. Power goes out often depending on where you live. Will your freezer and food survive a long outage? Will your pets and critters still get water? Will you survive?
Service and test your backup generator. Do you have spare fuel nearby?
Do you check and maintain your smoke detectors? Change the batteries every time change?
How about a supply of assorted spare batteries for all your flashlights?
The key here is to NOT wait until the last minute. Do it now. And please review this comprehensive piece on preparing for and surviving wildfire: