Expert shares do’s and don’ts for gadgets and electronics amid floods

Many of us depend on gadgets and appliances for school and work, and it would be such a shame to lose them all to flash floods such as those that ravaged parts of Luzon during the onslaught Typhoon Ulysses last week.

This is why “Unang Hirit” invited an expert on gadgets to help viewers at home save some of their water-damaged gadgets and keep them secure for future disasters.

According to Tony Roman, one should carefully assess gadgets and household appliances to make sure they are truly beyond saving after being submerged in water.

Consider is how long a gadget has been submerged in flood. “Hindi naman kasi agad-agad pumapasok ang tubig sa luob ng gadget,” he explained.

One should avoid turning gadgets on right away. Especially, when it’s been submerged in mud, don’t plug it in asap because the mud that’s managed to enter your device, “pag mag-dry yun,

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