September is National Emergency Preparedness Month: Take Steps to Keep You and Your Family Prepared
Are you and your family prepared for an emergency?
Emergencies can last a few hours, a few days or even weeks. They come in all forms including tornadoes, floods, earthquakes, contagious outbreaks such as a pandemic flu, and even man-made acts.
You can do a lot to prepare yourself and your family.
- Prepare a disaster supply kit
- Prepare a car kit
- Establish a specific meeting place
- Practice or drill what to do in an emergency
- Volunteer and get trained to help during and emergency
- Learn First aid or CPR
- Educate yourself
Visit the website in September to take a short quiz and register to win a weather radio. One to be given away each week of September.