Disasters can occur at unforeseen times without any warning. Understanding what to do when disaster strikes can limit potential risks and facilitate the process of seeking safety. A household emergency action plan can ensure you are prepared—even at a moment’s notice.
Build a Household Emergency Kit
In addition to enabling emergency alerts and making yourself aware of the types of disasters unique to your area, you should consider preparing by building a household emergency kit. Having the right supplies is necessary when disaster strikes. To be sufficiently prepared, your household emergency kit should include the following:
Items may vary depending on your location and may not be limited to the supplies listed above.
Make a Plan
Before disaster strikes, make plans by establishing an emergency evacuation route and discussing a household communication plan. For more information on household emergency action plans, contact our agency today.