Lightning safety

What you need to know to stay safe.

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Lightning safety overview

Lightning safety tips for indoors and outdoors.

Lightning fatalities and injuries

Risks and statistics by season, days of the week, age and activity.

Dangers of lightning

Six ways lightning can hurt you, from ground currents to blunt trauma.

Lightning bolts from the blue

Pay attention to the warning signs.

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