If your self-storage facility experiences a flood, you and your employees may be involved in the cleanup activities. If you need to drive in flood conditions, be mindful of the risks and take the necessary precautions. According to the National Weather Service, almost half of all flash flood fatalities occur in vehicles, so it is important to be prepared.
When driving in flood conditions, it is critical that drivers remain calm and be prepared to turn around when necessary. Remember the warning: Turn Around, Don't Drown.
Next week, we will review the hazards you may encounter in flooded areas.
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