Contents of a 72 Hour Emergency Kit
Personal Preparedness FAQ's
What should I put in my home or cabin emergency kit?
Just the basics! Food, water, safety supplies and essential personal items. This kit should be small enough to carry in case you are evacuated from your home.Here is a list of suggested items
Where can I find information about preparing my business for emergencies?
You should have a plan for your business and employees – it is just responsible business management. Big or small, your ability to be ready depends on planning and preparedness.
How do I look after my pets during an emergency?
Owners are responsible for the care of their personal pets, companion animals and recreational livestock during emergencies. In addition to building a kit for your ‘human family’ you need have supplies and transportation ready for your animals. You will also be responsible for emergency accommodations for your animals should you have to evacuate from your home.
What does shelter in place mean?
Evacuation Alert, Order and Rescind – what the difference? How does this affect me and my family?
An Evacuation Alert means – now is the time to get ready to leave.
An Evacuation Order means – LEAVE NOW!An Evacuation Rescind means – it is permissible to return to the area with consideration of safety concerns that may still be present.
Are there any apps available that will help me be better prepared?
How can I be more informed about insurance before talking to my insurance broker?