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20 July 2010 ~ 1 Comment

American Red Cross “Ready Army” Event at Fort Belvoir

American Red Cross “Ready Army” Event at Fort Belvoir

Recently, we teamed up with the American Red Cross for the Ready Army event at Ft. Belvoir, VA to distribute over 1500 emergency radios to military families.

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14 July 2010 ~ 1 Comment

An Emergency Kit Checklist For Your Pet

An Emergency Kit Checklist For Your Pet

Emergencies come in many forms, and they may require anything from a brief absence from your home to permanent evacuation. Each type of disaster requires different measures to keep your pets safe. The best thing you can do for yourself and your pets is to be prepared.

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01 July 2010 ~ 0 Comments

“The Giz Wiz” Features the MICROLINK FR160 [VIDEO]

“The Giz Wiz” Features the MICROLINK FR160 [VIDEO]

Dick Debartolo is known around the tech world as the “Giz Wiz”. Yesterday, he showcased the MICROLINK FR160 emergency radio on “This Week in Tech.”

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18 June 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Preparing Your Home For A Hurricane

Preparing Your Home For A Hurricane

June 1st-November 30th is the time in the U.S. when hurricane season is in effect. By the time a storm hits, you should have all of your preparations completed. If you prepare in advance and plan ahead, your life and home can be saved.

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17 June 2010 ~ 1 Comment

Still Need A Gift For Your High-Tech Dad? ABC News Suggests The American Red Cross FR360 Emergency Radio

Still Need A Gift For Your High-Tech Dad? ABC News Suggests The American Red Cross FR360 Emergency Radio

ABC News Now recently featured the American Red Cross Solarlink FR360 as a “High-Tech” gift for dad this Father’s Day. ABC’s tech contributor, Andrea Smith, called the FR360 a “great emergency kit for dad.”

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14 June 2010 ~ 7 Comments

Get Informed About Your Weather Radio: What is NOAA and SAME?

Get Informed About Your Weather Radio: What is NOAA and SAME?

When it comes time to purchase a weather radio, you would like to know what you are paying for, especially if it could help you during a disaster.

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09 June 2010 ~ 0 Comments

Etón & American Red Cross Team Up To Help Military Families Prepare For Emergencies

Etón & American Red Cross Team Up To Help Military Families Prepare For Emergencies

Recently, Etón’s VP and Chief of Staff, John R. Smith, had the pleasure of traveling to Fort Belvoir, just outside of Washington D.C. to deliver over 1,100 emergency radios to military families.

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01 June 2010 ~ 2 Comments

How To Prepare For A Tornado

How To Prepare For A Tornado

Did you know that there are over 1,200 tornadoes a year in the US? This number is more than any other country in the world, so you need to ask yourself “am I prepared for a tornado?”

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26 May 2010 ~ 5 Comments

Emergency and Disaster Planning Steps

Emergency and Disaster Planning Steps

It is important that you understand what a disaster could mean for you and your family. The following steps will help you prepare your family and property for unexpected emergencies and disasters.

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18 May 2010 ~ 0 Comments

HURRICANE SEASON STARTS JUNE 1

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