Before Disaster Strikes
Where will you be when disaster strikes? Are you prepared to survive on your own for several days? Preparing you and your family in advance for a disaster is your best protection.
Know Who to Call
Know who to call in the event of a disaster is crucial. If you have an emergency call 911. Telecommunicators will make sure the proper person is contacted that addresses your needs.
Have a plan
Create a disaster plan for you family. Plan to share responsibilities and work together as a team.
There are actions you can take that will help you get ready for and cope with almost any tope of emergency.
Create a Disaster Supplies Kit
Keep enough supplies in your home to meet your need for at least three days. Assemble a Disaster Supplies Kit, with items you may need an a evacuation.
Perhaps the most basic thing to remember is to keep calm This may mea the difference between life and death.
Think Before You Act
Take time to think and then take the considered action that the situation calls for.
Know Who To Call
Keep and emergency notification checklist near the telephone where other emergency information may be posted.
Talk About Your Plan
Read and share this information with your family before disaster strikes.