Make a Plan
What is your plan in a disaster?
Take these three easy steps to make a simple plan that will help you and your family take control during an emergency.
- Hold a family meeting and develop an emergency plan.
- Draw a floor plan of your home and mark two escape routes from each room.
- Learn how and when to turn off utilities (water, gas, and electricity) at main switches.
Take measures to make your home less vulnerable to emergencies.
Take these steps in advance to help you and your family take control during an emergency.
Preparedness for families with young children.
The likelihood that you and your animals will survive an emergency such as a fire or flood, tornado or terrorist attack depends largely on emergency planning done today.
Each person's needs and abilities are unique, but every individual can take important steps to prepare for all hazards and put plans in place. Seniors and Disabled.
During an emergency, it may become necessary to turn off the utilities at your home or business.