The month of March has already brought severe weather to many parts of Missouri. In light of our upcoming Severe Weather Awareness Week and a recent storms with tornado activity, the Missouri Primary Care Association wants to help you prevent storm-related injuries by reminding you of the following:
If your residence should ever be damaged by severe storm activity, the Red Cross advises that you:
Wear protective clothing, including long pants, a long-sleeved shirt and sturdy shoes and be cautious.
Visit the Red Cross website to learn more about how to clean up after a tornado, including the supplies you’ll need and how to handle fire hazards such as gas, electricity and chemicals.
Don’t just repair your home, build in tornado-resistant features to help protect against future damage.