You know what to put in a preparedness kit. However, what you might not have in that kit are these common, everyday items that have many uses in an emergency situation.
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Today, we’re going to look at what food should be in your preparedness kit and how to prepare.
If you have an emergency kit, then you’ve likely stocked it with food, water, a first aid kit and a weather radio. Aside from these items, you should also have flashlights and extra batteries in your kit—but your already knew that. So here are a few things you might not have thought to add to your emergency kit.
Ready Colorado developed an awareness campaign to help the public prepare for an emergency on a budget during National Preparedness Month.
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.
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.
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?”