Pandemic complicates hurricane preparedness

Friday, July 31, 2020 - 5:21pm

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COVID-19 has upended long-established strategies for protecting people and property from the dangers of hurricanes. Stockpiling supplies, rescuing victims and social distancing at shelters are all much more difficult. The World's Marco Werman speaks with Eddie Whan, who heads the Bahamas Air Sea Rescue Association.