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Acquire and learn how to safely use a portable generator.
10/18/2017 1:00 AM
When the lights go out, the safest way to provide emergency lighting is with flashlights or battery-powered lanterns.
10/13/2017 1:00 AM
We count on electricity for heat, food, and medical needs. A power outage is an emergency that often follows another emergency—like an earthquake or winter storm. That makes it even more important to be prepared in advance.
10/09/2017 2:00 PM
Fire Corps is a great way to help promote community safety.
08/30/2017 3:06 AM
Community Emergency Response Team training is a great way to learn more and serve others in a disaster.
08/23/2017 3:06 AM
Help make sure the groups you belong to are prepared for disaster.
08/16/2017 3:06 AM
So far in 2017 we’ve focused on helping you and your household to get ready for disasters, but you’re probably aware that many of your neighbors aren’t ready. Once you get your house in order, it’s a wise investment to help your neighbors, partly for their sake, and partly for your own, because in a major disaster we’re going to need to lean on each other for help.
08/14/2017 4:08 PM
Anticipate family communication needs for the types of disasters to which you may be most vulnerable.
07/31/2017 3:40 PM
What is your overall plan for family communication in a disaster?
07/24/2017 3:40 PM