Clean Hands Can Save Lives

Clean Hands Can Save Lives

After a disaster, staying clean can be difficult. You may not have clean water or access to proper cleaning supplies, but staying clean helps you and your family stay healthy. Hands should be washed before preparing and eating food, treating a cut or wound and prior to tending to someone who may be sick. Hands […]

Disaster Cleanup While Pregnant

Disaster Cleanup While Pregnant

Recovering after a disaster is difficult enough as it is. But if you’re pregnant, be sure to follow these tips: Avoid mold exposure. After a flood, moisture can remain in drywall, wood furniture, carpet and other surfaces. Buildings wet for more than 48 hours will usually have visible, significant mold growth. Avoid intense, physical work. You shouldn’t […]