Your mobile device makes your daily life easier, but it can also become a lifesaving companion during an emergency. Download these safety apps now, while you’re calm, so you have them at your fingertips in case a crisis arises.
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The American Red Cross responds to 70,000 emergencies in the U.S. each year, so it knows what to do when catastrophe strikes. The nonprofit has a suite of free mobile apps that teach safety skills and first aid, as well as how to deal with disasters like a wildfire or tornado.