With snow falling throughout the Northeast, residents can prepare by downloading American Red Cross mobile applications including the First Aid App and Hurricane App for safety tips as the storm bears down across the region. Red Cross apps are available for free download on both iPhone and Android platforms.
Weather experts predict this weekend’s storm will bring blizzard snow conditions and hurricane winds in the Northeast, along with cold temperatures and the possibility of power outages. Thousands of flights have been canceled and residents have been instructed by local authorities to stay home and off the roads.
With Americans becoming increasingly reliant on mobile devices during emergencies, Red Cross apps provide information, useful tools and a way to let loved ones know you are safe. These apps also give instant access to local and real time information on what to do before, during and after the storm. When you download Red Cross apps, you have life-saving information at your fingertips to keep you safe throughout the duration of the storm.
First Aid App features include:
Hurricane App features include:
A variety of Red Cross Apps can be found in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store for Android by searching for American Red Cross.