Emergency Planning Tips

Emergency Planning Tips courtesy of US Dept of Homeland Security & FEMA Emergency Resources Emergency Planning Tips for Your Home: Get an emergency supplies kit. (Sunset Survival carries a wide selection of ready-to-use kits to fit every budget!) Be sure to consider additional items to accommodate family members’ individual needs: Prescription medications and glasses Infant […]

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Winter Storms and Extreme Cold

Snowstorms & Extreme Cold Weather Safety #winterweather #wintersafety Cold Weather Safety Experts at FEMA, Dept of Homeland Security have offered the following winter weather safety tips: Winter storms increase risk of car accidents, hypothermia, frostbite, carbon monoxide poisoning, & heart attacks from overexertion. Blizzards and winter storms may bring extreme cold, freezing rain, snow, ice, […]

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Disaster Preparedness Tips You May Have Overlooked

Include cash in your emergency supply kit. During an extended power outage, ATMs and credit card machines may not work. Check in with your neighbors to see how you can help each other out before and after a storm. Pick an out-of-town person for everyone to contact during an emergency. Preparing your family for an […]

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Important Steps to Take for Hurricane Safety

Know what to do before, during, and after a hurricane. Prepare before hurricane season starts if you can. If you don’t have your supplies in place yet, now is a great time to get your kits in order! Pacific hurricane season starts May 15 and Atlantic hurricane season starts June 1. Create an emergency communication plan with […]

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How to Prepare for a Hurricane

How to Prepare for a Hurricane Learn what steps you should take today to protect yourself, your family, and your property before a hurricane hits! FEMA hurricane safety experts recommend: • Know your community’s local hurricane evacuation plan and identify several escape routes from your location in case roads are blocked; • If you plan […]

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