Sandy Shudders East Coast - 10/29/2012
By 4 pm on Monday afternoon, October 29, the effects of Hurricane Sandy were being seen, heard and felt up and down the East Coast. Gases and welding distributors had prepared for the worst and were riding out the storm, which weather analysts say will get worse as the day wears on.
GAWDA members are no strangers to storms, and know how to prepare for the worst. Here is some advice from survivors of recent storms, whose fast action protected lives and business assets.
With bridges and roadways being closed, distributors are supplying customers with needed supplies, including generators, oxygen, and additional equipment. Is your business prepared for the worst?
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