How to Stay Safe During a Thunderstorm

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Thunderstorms can create hazards like lightning, flash flooding, tornadoes, strong winds, and hail. Did you know that, on average, lightning kills 51 people every year in the U.S.? Also, flash flooding is the deadliest thunderstorm-associated hazard, with more than 140 victims yearly. When a thunderstorm occurs, do you know what to do to stay safe? Find out below:

If you’re outdoors:

If you’re indoors:

As lightning is a major risk during thunderstorms, learn more tips on How to Stay Safe from Lightning. Children can experience panic attacks during thunderstorms — check out How to Ease Your Child’s Fear of Thunderstorms. For flood water damage repair and mold remediation service, contact your local PuroClean office.

Last edited on 26th of June 2018

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