Disaster Wise Safety Tips


Heavy Rains: 

1.People living in low-lying areas must take special care during storms, as sudden floods might affect them. People should monitor the rising water levels and evacuate the areas to a safer place or higher spot when the water level rises
2.Do not cross through flooded roads or bridges- use other routes
3.Avoid crossing low-lying bridges, streams and rivers
4.Never try to walk, swim or drive in swift-swift-flowing water. Even if the water is 15 cm deep, it can sweep you off your feet.
5.Motorist must be very careful and avoid driving through flooded areas.
6.Drive and park in safer areas.
7.The public must monitor weather alerts on radio and television