Household Hazards: What to Avoid in a Storm

You know to run for shelter indoors when lightning storms approach. But do you know what you should -- and shouldn't -- do once you get there? While lightning experts say your chances of being struck by lightning dramatically decrease once you're inside a building with both plumbing and wiring, they warn that hazards still exist around the house. In general, experts caution against contact with electrical equipment and plumbing. Here's a list of specific threats to avoid: Doorbells In your...Full Story
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