Deadly Oklahoma Tornado Serves As Reminder To Prepare For Disasters

CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) – The deadly Oklahoma tornado should be motivation to get yourself and your family prepared for a similar weather disaster here, and according to experts, when the sirens start sounding, it’s probably too late to come up with a plan to survive a big twister.

“Tornado sheltering basics involved three steps – get in, get down and cover-up. The overall goal is to avoid flying and falling debris by putting as many barriers between you and the tornado as possible,” according to one expert at the National Weather Service in Norman, Oklahoma.

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Your survival depends on where you seek shelter.

“If you’re driving on the road and need to find shelter, or you’re in a shopping mall, a church, a school, where ever you may be, you need to think about those three guidelines of getting in…

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