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6 ways to prepare now for hurricanes

Preparing your home for a hurricaneThe worst thing that coastal people can do is not prepare for tropical storms and hurricanes.The two key factors contributing to weather security during hurricanes, according to the National Hurricane Center, are preparing for the risks in advance and acting on those preparations when alerted by emergency officials.The director of the National Hurricane Center, Rick Knabb, and AccuWeather Hurricane Expert Dan Kottlowski…

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Cooking Fire Safety

Cooking has been the most common cause of home structure fires and home fire-related injuries for a long time and continues to be. Whether you're preparing a family dinner or a quick snack, safe cooking behaviors can help you and your family stay safe.Never leave your range or cooktop unattended while cooking. Turn off your range or cooktop if you need to leave the room.Wear short, close-fitting or tightly rolled sleeves. Loose clothing can hang on hot surfaces, and when it comes into contact with a gas flame or electric burner, it can catch fire.Keep your cooking area…

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