Storms don’t just pose a threat to our homes; they also pose a threat to our physical safety. In Queensland, storms are just a part of life. Every year we see havoc wreaked by lightning, flooding, strong winds and hail. So how do you stay safe in the storm season?
1. Be prepared
Preparation is key to reducing danger during a storm. Your storm preparation checklist should include:
2. Be aware
It is important to be aware of what can cause injuries during a storm.
Beware of dangers like:
3. Be Smart
One of the best things you can do in storm season is use your brain. This doesn't mean you have to be a rocket scientist – you just need to stay calm and make safe and smart decisions.
Are you ready for storm season?
Do you have tips or stories to tell about your storm experiences? Please email them to us so we can then share them here.