Don't make hurricane season more dangerous than it already is by improperly using portable generators. Portable electric generators offer great benefits when power outages occur, but they are also serious safety hazards to you and others. The many hazards to avoid when using generators are carbon monoxide poisoning from the engines; exhaust, electric shock, and fire. Every year, people die incidents related to improper use of portable generators, but you can educate yourself on proper use to help keep your family safe. Click on the attachment for some important safety tips.