Preparing Your Vehicle for an Emergency


Chances are, if you are not at home when an emergency strikes, you will be in, or near, your vehicle. So, for the majority of us, our everyday car or pickup truck will need to be ready to serve us in nearly any emergency big or small, while driving to the local grocery store or taking a cross-country trip, while changing a flat tire or surviving a serious accident, blizzard, hurricane, tornado or whatever else in the middle of nowhere.

Keep your vehicle in good condition:
Items to carry in your vehicle:
TIPS:
References:
More tips on handling a stranded vehicle situation.

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