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Almost 300 Dead After Tornadoes in South: How You Can Help: via @addthis

Almost 300 Dead After Tornadoes in South: How You Can Help: via @addthis

In any building, underground is safest, if possible, but stay as close to walls and if possible in corners as you can. Remember the floors and walls above you can collapse. In a public building: In toilets (walls and ceilings are reinforced to carry the plumbing which itself add some structural support and toilets rarely have windows). In walk-in freezers, coolers or refrigerators. Under metal or concrete staircases. In the home with no basement: In the bathroom in the bathtub with something like a heavy blanket, comforter or mattress pas over you to protect from glass from the windows. In a utility room (if plumbed). Under stairs. In an inside closet. Always have something like a blanket or heavy comforter to protect from flying debris. Outdoors: In a ditch or other low-lying spot. DO NOT stay in a vehicle. DO NOT go up under the girders in an overpass. In anything strong...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/environment/blog/almost-300-d...

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