SURVIVAL PREPAREDNESS

Emergency Power Outage: How To Survive Crisis Off The Grid

Emergency Power Outage

What To Do Before An Emergency Power Outage? This post provides basic safety tips and what to do before, during and after an emergency power outage when you’re forced into an off the grid situation. Build or restock your emergency preparedness kit, including a flashlight, batteries, cash and first aid supplies. Make sure you have alternative charging methods for your phone, or any device that requires power. Charge cell phones and any battery powered devices. Know where the manual release lever of your electric garage door opener is located and how to operate it. Purchase ice or freeze water-filled plastic containers to help keep food cold during a temporary power outage. Keep your car’s gas tank full because gas stations rely on electricity to power their pumps. If you use your car to re-charge devices, then do NOT keep the car running in a garage, partially enclosed space, or close to…

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