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Although most safety poll respondents seemed to have the right tools, like an emergency radio and safety kit, 30% didn’t have a plan of attack when it comes to home evacuation.
We’ve partnered with Educare Africa to offer help in the form of safety radios in countries that need them. Check out this story below that we received from our partner at Educare. The radio mentioned below is an FR300.
Hurricane season and September National Preparedness Month are in full swing, a time for us to think about how we can prepare for weather-related disasters or emergency situations. Most Americans have experienced such an event and are aware of the dangers, but don’t know what first steps to take when it comes to being prepared. [...]
life is unpredictable. sometimes the things you think you need one moment turn out to be exactly what you didn’t, and often it’s what you forgot to plan for that would have been the most valuable. it’s from this nebulous border that the FRX3 rechargeable solar radio by eton draws its design.
When Hurricane Isaac made its way past Florida straight into Louisiana this week, I was instantly reminded of how ill-prepared I am for disasters. Enter the FRX3.
Always Being Prepared Isn’t Just for Boy and Girl Scouts – Engadget, PopGadget and Geek Alerts Recommend FRX
We never know when disaster will strike, but having a home emergency kit is the first step to having your home and family as prepared as possible. Emergency radios are a great addition to any home’s kit and we aren’t the only ones that think so. Check out these recommendations from Engadget, PopGadget and Geek [...]
We based the FRX series on feedback from you, our passionate customers. From that feedback we developed the FRX 1, 2 and 3. Each radio is AM/FM/WB, and self-powered— using hand-turbine energy to re-charge the internal battery. We also added a glow in the dark indicator for easy location, even in the dark.
Phones can also be helpful in more rare situations—like an emergency. They give us the ability to look up weather alerts, find information about evacuations and shelters and connect with loved ones. However, that phone will do no good in these situations if it doesn’t have any power.