Social Media Messages You Can Use
Always call 911 if you are in immediate danger and need emergency help.
Individuals, community leaders, responders, media, or anyone - copy and paste the messages below into your Facebook, Twitter, email, or other accounts to help inform your users and followers. More on EPA social media.
Topics listed below:
- Generator safety
- Flood recovery
- Hurricane recovery
- Reporting hazardous spills or contamination
- Schools, businesses, facilities
Topic: Generator safety
ALERT: Generator exhaust is toxic and can kill you. ALWAYS run generators outside well away from doors, windows, and vents. Never use a generator inside homes, garages, crawlspaces, sheds, or similar areas. Carbon monoxide (CO) is deadly, can build up quickly, and linger for hours.
Headline: Always run generators outdoors
#Generator exhaust is toxic and can kill you. ALWAYS run generators outside away from doors, windows, vents http://1.usa.gov/5pvuu6
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Topic: Flood recovery
Flooding can damage septic systems, contaminate drinking water wells, bring mold, and more. Avoid any contact with flood water or sediment due to threat of contamination. Learn how to keep you, your family, and others safe.
Headline: Recovering After a Flood
#Flooding can damage septic systems, contaminate drinking water wells, more. Learn how to keep your family safe. http://go.usa.gov/rQTJ
Topic: Hurricane recovery
Hurricanes and tropical storms can cause flooding, mold, drinking water contamination, lead paint hazards, and more. Learn to protect your family and the environment during and after a severe storm.
Headline: Recovering After a Hurricane
Learn how you can protect your family and the environment during and after a severe storm or other natural disaster. http://go.usa.gov/rQDz #hurricane
Topic: Reporting hazardous spills or contamination
After a storm, if you find a possible spill, oil, or hazardous environmental contamination, report it by calling the National Response Center at 800-424-8802. Remember, CALL 911 if you are in immediate danger or if someone is hurt.
Headline: Report spills or contamination
#To report spills or possible hazardous contamination call the #National Response Center 800-424-8802.
Topic: Schools, businesses, facilities
Flooding, mold can damage schools, business facilities, and other buildings. Get more details about facility recovery and responsibilties, reducing risks, clean up from contamination or spills, and more.
Headline: Recovery for schools or businesses
#Flooding, #mold can damage schools, business facilities. Learn about #facility recovery, #contamination or #spills, cleanup, more http://go.usa.gov/rQTJ