What to Do After a Tornado Hits in Newton Falls
Storms cause damage to homes, commercial buildings, and their surroundings. There are many different types of storms that bring damage, and one of them is a tornado. The CDC provides tips below if you experience a tornado.
- If you are trapped, attract attention to yourself.
- Check for injuries.
- Stay tuned for information from emergency management officials.
- Be careful near damaged buildings.
- Be aware of possible structural, electrical, or gas-leak hazards in your home.
- If the power is out, use flashlights instead of candles.
- Stay away from power lines.
- Clean up your home safely.
- Drink safe water. Eat safe food.
- Take care of your emotional health.
Throughout all these things, it is important to get in touch with emergency personnel. They will be able to direct you in times of crisis. When a disaster happens, it can be difficult to process things and make decisions due to the emotions that will arise.
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