How to Put Together an Emergency Preparedness Kit ~ It doesn’t matter where you live, you are susceptible to an earthquake, hurricane, snow storm, power outage, flood, etc. and any of these things could leave you and your family stranded at home for a few days without power or electricity.
Thunderstorms, lightning, tornadoes and flooding are all threats this season. Make sure you are prepared for the worst. Use this storm safety kit checklist to make your own to keep you and your loved ones safe. Remember to stay away from downed power lines and call Dawson PPD at 308-324-2386 if you have a power outage.
When the Power Grid Fails - 10 Things You Need to Prepare
The power grid is one of those things that most of us take for granted, but it’s time to acknowledge that it’s getting older, reaching capacity and under attack. Without a preparedness blueprint in place, most of us would be in bad shape with an extended grid outage.