About the author

Lisa A first hand witness to thousands of homes and businesses damaged or destroyed by disasters, Sean Scott, a second generation building contractor specializing in disaster restoration, became aware that survivors were ill equipped to take the steps to recovery. Unaided, or misguided, disaster survivors struggle to successfully navigate the complex process, and so, The Red Guide to Recovery – Resource Handbook for Disaster Survivors was born. Used by fire departments, relief organizations, government agencies, and communities across the U.S., The Red Guide to Recovery helps countless people prepare for and recover from disaster events.

Category: Weather

Handling Harsh & Hostile Heat

July 1st, 2012

Most people have endured high heat at some point, but it is an unbelievable reality for over 100 million people experiencing it at the same time.  At one point 4 million of those people were without power. Would you know what do to?

With over 12 states posting excessive heat warnings, there are lots of reminders on how to cope.  Here are some from trusted resources:

National Weather Service:  Heat a Major Killer

FEMA:  Monitoring the Severe Weather and Excessive Heat

CDC:  Extreme Heat: A Prevention Guide to Promote Your Personal Health and Safety

About the author

Lisa A first hand witness to thousands of homes and businesses damaged or destroyed by disasters, Sean Scott, a second generation building contractor specializing in disaster restoration, became aware that survivors were ill equipped to take the steps to recovery. Unaided, or misguided, disaster survivors struggle to successfully navigate the complex process, and so, The Red Guide to Recovery – Resource Handbook for Disaster Survivors was born. Used by fire departments, relief organizations, government agencies, and communities across the U.S., The Red Guide to Recovery helps countless people prepare for and recover from disaster events.


1 Comment to Handling Harsh & Hostile Heat

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  2. Mathew on October 29th, 2012

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