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Tornado FAQ: Before, During and After the Storm

“It sounded like a freight train.” This is a common description from those who have experienced one of nature’s most violent phenomena: a tornado. Advances in research and technology have improved identification and measurement of critical elements of super cell storm systems, which makes predicting and identifying the development of a tornado far more effective. However, once the prediction is made or an actual tornado is identified, the responsibility falls on every individual to be prepared to respond appropriately for his or her own safety and well-being.

So, where do you begin? (more…)

Winter Prep Tips for Your Home and Car

Prepare for a winter storm before it hits! The best way to keep your family and yourself safe is to plan ahead.

Prepare Your Home for Winter Weather

Prepare for extremely cold weather every winter—it’s always a possibility. There are steps you can take in advance for greater wintertime safety in your home, courtesy of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC): (more…)