Spawned from powerful thunderstorms, tornadoes can cause fatalities and devastate a neighborhood in seconds. With more than 1,200 tornadoes striking the U.S. each year, they cause billions of dollars’ worth of damage. Based on international protocols, the Tornado Survival Guide focuses on what people can do before, during and after a tornado to protect themselves and their property. Also included in the guide are smartphone QR codes that link to the websites of various emergency services agencies. Laminated for durability, this portable guide is an ideal source of quick and accurate information.