Tornadoes have altered the face of our country significantly. Families were destroyed in mere seconds with little warning. The years afterwords have shaped the lives of the survivors and those affected greatly. Just like the families of the thirteen residents of Clermont, Georgia.
Twenty years ago a tornado killed over a dozen people one night. The town has held a community service annually, remembering the ones who were less fortunate. The fire Marshall remembered the event for the local Gainesville Times, “In my 22-plus years with Hall County, this was the toughest call of my career. People were walking around, stunned, dazed, and looking for survivors.”
What The Community Has Learned
The town councilman has remarked on the event as a way to remember those affected and bring the community together. The one thing that is lacking from many communities in America, togetherness. Many people still rely on the government to come to their aid when there is an emergency. The tornado that attacked Clermont, GA is not one anyone could have protected them from.
A Safe Room can give you the power to protect yourself and your loved ones. A Safe Room could’ve protected the residents of Clermont.
How to Take the Tornado Experience Into Your Own Hands
Some areas that are regularly affected by tornadoes bond their community together though teaching exercises. Check with your local library, community council, or other authorities to find out more. There are a significant amount of preparedness steps in using a safe room or a tornado shelter. Executing these steps can be the difference between life and death.
Be sure to keep every member of your family informed on what to do if they receive tornado warnings through their phone or another method. Your family members should all know a clean and direct path to your safe room, whether it’s above ground or below ground. If you have specific requirements for your safe room or tornado shelter, our team of engineers can help you design a structure to suit your needs.
The below shelter is one of our most commonly inquired about models. It’s a standard, inexpensive model with very few bells and whistles. However, it will save your life in the middle of a tornado or severe storm. Furthermore, if you require further customization these buildings can be amended and added to significantly at a later date.
Above Ground Safe Room Features and Benefits
- Customizable to any size, to accommodate any number of people
- Quick construction and cost-effective installation
- Units can be installed or D.I.Y.
- Provides Protection against burglary
- Safety from natural disasters
- Protection for your valuables
- For family, neighbors, employees, and coworkers
- Peace of mind
US Safe Room
When perusing the large selection of tornado shelters online, it’s difficult to determine which path to take. A wealth of companies offer varying selections of safe room like shelters. Rest assured, you need search no farther. Our Safe Rooms are the strongest and best in the business. The options we display on our site like the one above are just the tip of the ice berg. If you’re interested in some of the more unique structures we offer feel free to contact us with your needs.