The following safety tips have been provided by the EMA:

*If you suffer from respiratory and related illnesses such as asthma, be vigilant about taking your medication as prescribed, and keep them on hand should you need to evacuate at a moment’s notice.

*If you experience one or more of these signs/symptoms such as dizziness, coughing, shortness of breath, red/irritated eyes, nausea or vomiting, headache or throat irritation, you should seek medical care.

*When using the air-conditioning in your car near the impacted areas ensure that it is set to circulate internal air until you are clear of the smoke cloud.

* Remain calm and visit the EMA’s website or other media sources for pertinent bulletins. 

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