Wednesday, August 1, 2018

Apps That Can Help Residents Stay Safe During a Natural Disaster - Guest Post By H. Davis

When nature unleashes its fury on your neighborhood, it’s never a bad idea to have some sort of action plan in place. That’s because when it comes to preparing for natural disasters in places like Canada, boarding up windows and making sure you have clean water isn’t what saves your life in the long run — it’s the information you have access to.

That said, as weather patterns become more extreme and unforeseeable due to things like climate change and natural disasters, there becomes a growing need for residents to be aware of possible threats. Although disasters were once viewed as events that only took place in remote locations, the reality is, disasters can be felt from anywhere.