Tag Archives: emergency preparedness
- Self-Assessment and Evaluation
During an emergency, you will not have the time or the mental focus to fully assess your situation. For disaster planning purposes, it is best to identify potential threats in your community, such as the location of flood-prone areas, power plants and hazardous chemical plants or warehouses.
- Why Prepare?
Disasters can affect most anyone at anytime at any time of the year, swiftly and without warning. Most people don't think of a disaster until it is too late; then they suddenly realize how unprepared they are for the massive changes it makes in their lives.