lightning safety tips indoors and outdoors
Lightning Safety Tips for outdoor
The best resistance is to avoid lightning. Here we are advising you some outdoor safety tips that can help you to avoid being sock:
Do the following things
- Be careful
Check out the weather prediction before participating in outdoor activities. If the forecast says about thunderstorms, rearrange your trip or movement, or make sure sufficient safe shelter is willingly obtainable. Try to go inside the room as soon as possible.
Don’t do the following things
- Stay in open vehicles, structures, and spaces
At the time of a thunderstorm, try to avoid open vehicles such as motorcycles. Make sure to avoid open spaces.
- Stay near tall structures
Never lay down on concrete floor during a thunderstorm. Also, avoid propensity on concrete walls. Lightning can go through any metal things or bars in concrete walls or to the floor.
Lightning safety tips for indoor
Even although your sweet home is one of a safe place during a lightning, you may still at risk. Near about one-third of lightning hit damage occur indoors. Here we are advising some tips to keep safe and reduce your risk of being struck by lightning while you are indoors.
- Always avoid water
Do not take bathe, shower, wash dishes, or have any other contact with water during a thunderstorm because lightning can go through also the building’s plumbing.
- Try to avoid electronic devices
Do not use your laptops, desktops, gaming systems, washers, dryers, oven, or anything connected to an electrical pipe. Lightning can go through electrical systems, broadcasting and television function systems, and any metal wires or any other things made by metal in concrete walls or flooring. Prepare homes with whole-house pour protectors to protect domestic devices.