Equip Yourself with a Winter Car Emergency Kit
Winter storms present the risk your vehicle may become disabled or stuck in the snow. Be prepared this winter by equipping your vehicle with a car emergency kit. Here are 10 items you should have in your car emergency kit:
Portable charger with extra batteries
Blankets to stay warm
Snow brush, ice scraper, and shovel
Water and snack food
First aid kit with any necessary medications
Ice melt and/or kitty litter to help tires get traction
Booster cables with fully charged battery or jumper cables
Flashlight with extra batteries
Hazard or other reflectors
Bright colored emergency distress flag, and/or emergency flare
"Natural Disasters and Severe Weather," https://www.cdc.gov/disasters/winter.
"Car Safety," https://www.ready.gov/car.