Calculate Your Schools Emergency Supplies For Earthquake Preparedness

Getting a family prepared for an earthquake is certainly easier than a school or a business. With one Family Kit or an Office Disaster kit the majority of the items they need would be covered. But for Schools (and other businesses) that have a large population, it gets a little more complicated. With schools and […]

Simplified Earthquake Drill Procedure in School – Updated 2018

What Should Schools Focus On During Earthquake Drills?

Each year most schools conduct earthquake drills, and the US government supports disaster risk reduction activities, one of which is the Great California ShakeOut that happens every October. Everyone does the drop, cover, and hold on at the same time. There were over 19.9 million (US totals) who participated in the previous 2017 ShakeOut event (over […]

Ideal First Aid Supplies For Schools

How To Compute The Ideal First Aid Supplies For Schools (Mass Casualty – Earthquake Preparedness)

In over 30 years of experience in emergency response, as a firefighter and trainer, I have developed a list of practical first aid supplies with the ideal quantities that will allow you to treat the expected number of victims that large earthquake may cause. First aid supply is the #1 priority when it comes to disaster […]

SEMS NIMS ICS

Simple Introduction to SEMS/NIMS For Schools

If you are a part of your school’s Emergency Response Team, you probably know that you have to comply with SEMS and NIMS. But for a lot of folks these systems may sound confusing and overwhelming. So in this post, I will simplify SEMS and NIMS for you, how it all started and how it can […]

School Disaster Plan

School Earthquake Preparedness Made Simple: A Step-by-Step Guide

If a large earthquake strikes during school hours, it could be a disaster. BUT… if your school prepares in advance it can prevent an emergency situation from going from bad to worse. With advanced preparation, you will be able to respond to the situation with confidence and effectiveness. Questions like, what teams should the site […]

Why should one turn off gas and electricity supply after an earthquake

You have probably heard that you should turn off the gas after an earthquake. This is because of the strong ground movement and it may damage your pipelines and cause a leak. And a gas leak undetected will find an ignition source. This will lead to explosion and fire. How to find gas leaks If […]

1994 Northridge Earthquake: A Reminder To Get Prepared

KMIR News visited our warehouse the other day to talk about the 1994 Northridge Earthquake 24th year anniversary, and what I remembered of the disaster. It was January 17, 1994 at 4:31 a.m when a 6.7 magnitude earthquake shook Southern California, killing 57 people, injuring more than 9,000, and causing widespread damage. I can still […]

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Kidde Fire Extinguisher Recall and Free Replacement

If you have purchased a Kidde fire extinguisher with a plastic handle between January 1973 and August 15th, 2017, Kidde will replace your extinguisher for free.

Long Term Water Storage Guide For Families

This long term water storage guide will prepare you for when a major earthquake causes damage to your underground water system, leaving you without any running water. In addition to drinking, you will need water for cooking and personal needs. This includes hygiene, washing hands, washing dishes, and first aid care. Because of the high […]

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Don’t let fire ruin your Thanksgiving: Here are some Safety Tips

There are more home fires on Thanksgiving than any other day in the U.S. and the day before Thanksgiving is the second-leading day for home cooking fires according to the National Fire Protection Association’s (NFPA) latest “Home Fires Involving Cooking Equipment” report. Between 2011 and 2015, U.S. fire departments responded to an average of 170,200 […]

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Steph Dakin
Steph Dakin
2017-12-15T21:40:23+0000
Wayne was awesome!!! The cpr training was so helpful!! Learned a lot!!!
Ana Rodriguez
Ana Rodriguez
2017-12-15T19:57:07+0000
Amber Macdonald Best
Amber Macdonald Best
2017-12-15T19:56:46+0000
Miriam Johnson Brady
Miriam Johnson Brady
2017-12-15T19:56:16+0000
Elizabeth Majeske-Lozada
Elizabeth Majeske-Lozada
2017-12-15T19:56:07+0000
Robynne Chatten
Robynne Chatten
2017-12-15T19:53:00+0000
Kim Pearson
Kim Pearson
2017-08-02T15:47:40+0000
You gave alot of information more people need to know CPR and first aid
Thai Vu Park
Thai Vu Park
2017-06-09T23:48:52+0000
Laurie Stapert-Sharp
Laurie Stapert-Sharp
2017-02-28T21:29:13+0000
Desi Lu
Desi Lu
2017-01-28T09:58:38+0000
In all my years as a registered nurse, this is the best CPR & First Aid class ever! Thank you