Generators are a great addition to your emergency plan, but please take a few moments and review these safety tips from the NFPA.
Winter storms could lead to power outages and keep you indoors for an extended period of time. Consider having at least these supplies on hand.
See a full list of supplies at Ready.gov.
While we encourage you to stay off the roads when possible during a winter storm, keep these supplies in your vehicle just in case you must travel or get caught during a storm.
Here are a few steps you can take when the power goes out.