- Place a thermometer in your fridge and freezer.
- Have a tip-sensitive digital thermometer ready to check foods.
- Have items that don’t require refrigeration and can be eaten cold or heated on an outdoor grill.
- Freeze containers of water for ice and to help keep food cold in the appliances.
- Plan ahead by preparing coolers and knowing where dry ice and block ice suppliers are.
Click here to download the Hurricane Irene food safety infosheet.