Generator Safety Concerns Video
Emergency Management Specialist
Fire and Rescue Training Institute
The information presented in the video below is still relevant for generator safety concerns, though it refers to a previously declared State of Emergency.
When the power goes out people need to be careful about how they try to stay warm. Gasoline-powered generators can help restore some power to homes, but if used incorrectly the generators can be deadly. Carbon monoxide can kill people in minutes.
- Carbon monoxide poisoning
- Disaster plan
- Emergency electricity
- Emergency heating
- Emergency preparedness
- Generator safety
- Severe weather
- Standby power generator
- Winter weather