Personal and Family Safety
- Chain Saw Safety (Source: University of Arkansas Extension)
Think before rushing to clean up trees and shrubs after the storm, check your Chain Saw Safety (PDF) first.
- Storms and Trees (PDF: 212 KB)
Ice and windstorms take a toll on trees, utility wires, and homes every year. Reducing storm damage can be done through a few easy steps: planning, proper pruning and preventing root damage. (Source: Purdue Extension)
Floods: First Entry of a Flooded Home (Source: Iowa State University)
- What to Do: Document and Protect
Question: Is there federal assistance for farmers for buildings, structures (such as fences) and crop damage?
Answer: For more information, the State of Indiana has low interest loans. In addition, the Farm Service Agency has disaster assistance.