Choosing a Fire and Water Proof Safe

from Amazon

from Amazon

    Two days ago we began a 3-day focus on emergency preparedness.  Today we take a look at a recommended fire-proof safe and what to consider when choosing one. (October is fire-safety month.)

    When choosing a fire-proof safe for your digital items, this Lifehacker article recommends protection for 30-minutes at 1550 ºF and and internal temperature under 125 ºF.

    Best pick by Nick Guy, volunteer firefighter, was the First Alert 2030F Fire and Water safe (available from Amazon here).  For more information on his methodology, check it out here.  

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