University of Kentucky College of Agriculture

Winter Emergency Links

WINTER EMERGENCY LINKS

 

Carbon Monoxide Safety

 

Chain Saw Safety

 

Cleanup Hazards

 

Electrical Hazards - Power Outage

 

Food Safety

  • http://www.cfsan.fda.gov/~dms/fsdisas.html
    Factsheet from USDA that helps consumers cope when emergencies happen. When they do, the best strategy is to already have a plan in place. This includes knowing the proper food and water safety precautions to take if hurricanes - or other flooding/power outages - do occur.

 

General

  • http://disaster.ifas.ufl.edu/masterfr.htm
    The Disaster Handbook:
    Florida Extension Service developed this comprehensive disaster handbook to include multiple topics facing communities, families, and individuals in the event of storms and other disasters.

 

Generator Safety

 

Heating Homes

 

Helping Children cope with Disasters:

 

Helping Families in times of Stress

 

Mold and Mildew

 

Power Outage and Flood Resources

 

Preparedness

 

Preventing Violence

 

Storms and Trees

Kentucky Extension Disaster Education Network


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