Safety items help to ensure that a roadside annoyance doesn’t turn into a tragedy. These items include, but are not limited to:
These items are important if you are stranded for some time. If you have any medical conditions, be sure to add needed supplies to this list:
Some of these may become more necessary when traveling during the winter, but all can make you feel more comfortable when stranded for a long time or hiking a long distance for help:
Depending on your comfort with making your own repairs, you might want to add or subtract items from this list:
Your general supplies will be as individual as you are. However, many people like to carry at least a few of the following items:
Getting stranded on the side of the road is never fun. However, a well-stocked roadside emergency kit can mean the difference between a minor annoyance and a crisis situation or even a tragedy. Learn to take care of minor problems yourself, keep the phone number or app for your favorite roadside rescue service on standby, and ensure that your emergency kit includes the things you need to stay safe, healthy, and comfortable during an extended delay. Following these simple tips can help you to remain calm and get back on the road as soon as possible.
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