On Our "Virtual Route 66" This Week" : On Managing Emergencies
When you lose power, keep your generator outside If you use a portable generator when your power goes out, be safe. Every year, thousands of people get hurt or killed by deadly fumes from generators. Always use your generator outside, at least 20 feet away from your home. Never use it inside your home, basement, or garage. Get more tips on how to protect yourself and your household from generator dangers after an emergency.