Tag: Natural Disasters

25
Sep

Preparedness Month: Prep Your Car

September is National Preparedness Month! Each week this month we will be providing tips on how to keep you and your family safe in an emergency. This Week: Prep Your Vehicle In the event of an emergency, your vehicle can act as an alternate shelter or means of evacuation. Like your home, it is imperative to keep your vehicle in

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18
Sep

Preparedness Month: Make A Plan

September is National Preparedness Month! Each week this month we will be providing tips on how to keep you and your family safe in an emergency. This Week: Create an Emergency Plan During a disaster, emergency response teams are usually unable to quickly provide assistance to families due to the high demand for their services. To ensure that you and

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11
Sep

Preparedness Month: Phone Numbers

September is National Preparedness Month! Each week this month we will be providing tips on how to keep you and your family safe in an emergency. This Week: Know Important Phone Numbers While many people are aware of how to prepare your home for an emergency (with an emergency kit, for example), not many people know who to contact and when

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4
Sep

Preparedness Month: Disaster Kits

September is National Preparedness Month! Each week this month we will be providing tips on how to keep you and your family safe in an emergency. This Week: Create an Emergency Kit The office of Emergency Preparedness and Response at the Washington State Department of Health recommends that all individuals and families keep an emergency preparedness kit able to sustain

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