08 August 2012 ~ 2 Comments

5 Versatile Items for your Preparedness Kit

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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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06 July 2012 ~ 1 Comment

[CLOSED] Pin with Us: Living Preparedness Kit on Pinterest

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Are you a Pinterest pro? Are you looking for safety tips, emergency gadgets, and other helpful preparedness advice? We want you to join us on Pinterest. Our Living Preparedness Kit is our newest Pinterest board, and it’s a collaborative place where you can share your virtual preparedness advice.

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25 May 2011 ~ 3 Comments

Preparedness Kit How-to: Long Term Food Storage

Preparedness Kit How-to: Long Term Food Storage

Today, we’re going to look at what food should be in your preparedness kit and how to prepare.

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18 May 2011 ~ 3 Comments

5 Things You Forgot to Add to Your Emergency Kit

5 Things You Forgot to Add to Your Emergency Kit

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.

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14 September 2010 ~ 3 Comments

Top 10 Ways To Prepare For An Emergency On A Budget

Top 10 Ways To Prepare For An Emergency On A Budget

Ready Colorado developed an awareness campaign to help the public prepare for an emergency on a budget during National Preparedness Month.

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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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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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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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