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Floods can come from multiple sources. Be it a hurricane, failed dam, or overflowing river, this disaster can move quickly and sometimes with little warning. It’s important to know how to keep your family and belongings safe during such an event. A little preparation and time spent now can put your mind at ease when a disaster is looming! Before we dive right in, here’s something you should know about flooding.

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Recently, July was the hottest month worldwide since record-keeping began. As temperatures rocket past averages, these extreme heatwaves can present many dangers. A little preparation before the thermometer edges into the red can both put your mind at ease and save you some unpleasant trips during these periods of extreme heat. Following is a guide on how to stay safe (and cool) amid these times of above-average temperatures.

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With high-temperature records being broken across the United States, wildfires are an unfortunate likelihood that can disrupt and destroy property along with lives. Having a plan, fortifying your home, obtaining emergency supplies, and listening to evacuation orders are critical steps to keep you and your family safe if a wildfire is headed your way. This natural disaster can move quickly, so a pre-set plan and supplies are essential to grab and go!
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With hurricane season in full swing, it is critical to know how to keep yourself and your family safe amid these massive storms. Like many natural disasters, hurricanes can and often do disrupt daily life for hours, days, weeks, and occasionally months. Knowing what a hurricane is and having a plan with supplies can make a hurricane-caused power outage feel like little more than an at-home camping trip.
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Every year from May through October, California experiences its peak wildfire season. Over the past several years, the wildfires have become larger and more deadly. In 2019, power companies purposely shut down the power to millions of residents in an...
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