Proper Use of Candles During a Power Outage
Home fires are a threat after a natural disaster and fire trucks may have trouble getting to your home. If the power is out, use flashlights or other battery-powered lights if possible, instead of candles. Created: 8/10/2006 by Emergency Communications System. Date Released: 8/20/2008. Series Name: CDC Emergency Preparedness and You.
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