AT&T Experts Provide Tips to Prepare and Stay Safe in Dangerous Weather

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With winter upon us as well as a Big storm Nemo coming to bear down on the North East, the good folks over at AT&T has聽supplied聽us with some useful tips during this time. These tips come in聽Handy聽being we are still聽getting聽over Hurricane Sandy & maybe we聽didn’t聽have the right tools or information to help us along. So check out the Tips below and make sure to add the apps & #’s needed during this time, Be safe.

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽USE TXT MSGING:聽 During an emergency situation, text messages go through quicker than voice calls because they require less system resources.

 

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Keep Emergency Contacts Close:聽Make sure all your emergency numbers, including family members, the hospital, police and fire station, are in your phone.

 

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Limit Non-Emergency Calls: Keeping calls to a minimum will conserve battery power and free up wireless networks for emergencies

 

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Keep Your Phone Charged:聽 Make sure all of your devices are charged before the storm arrives.聽 Car chargers and portable back up battery chargers are really convenient.

 

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Become an Amateur Storm Tracker:聽 Use weather apps, like the Accuweatherappto track the storm

 

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Use Your Phone as a Flashlight:聽聽There are a number of apps out there for all phones that can turn your phone into an effective flashlight.

 

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Keep Your Tank Full:聽Gasbuddy can help you find the closest and cheapest gas prices in your area.

 

路聽聽聽聽聽聽聽Take Advantage of Emergency Services Apps:聽聽Download apps like聽Winter Survival Kit, whichwill help you find your current location, call 911, notify your friends and family, calculate how long you can run your engine to keep warm and stay safe from carbon monoxide poisoning.