daylightIt's almost time to spring forward. Daylight savings time begins at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 10, 2024.

Spring into action during daylight saving time! After setting your clocks forward an hour this weekend, check off a few items from the list below to stay ahead of emergencies.

  • Change smoke alarm batteries.
  • Check your carbon monoxide detectors.
  • Refresh your emergency kit's perishable items, such as food, medicine, and batteries.
  • Update emergency contacts.
  • Update and practice your home evacuation plan.

This message is brought to you by the IUP Emergency Management Office.