When everyone in your family is safe in an event of major disaster, it’s a good thing to look out for your neighbor. So in this post, I’ll share you the simplest way for you to help your community in case of disaster.
If you've known me or my website for a while now, you probably know that my mission in life is to train as many people as possible with the skills to survive a disaster - that's how I got the name for my business back in 1991. We know the United
Earthquake preparation is more than just gathering supplies. Another aspect to preparedness is the mitigation of hazards in the home. By anchoring large pieces of furniture, you can minimize damage to your property (furnishings) and more importantly, remove the threat of injury to your family. There are so many things that
Preparing for the Big One could apply to folks across this country. Since every state has had an earthquake of some size, you shouldn't get too comfortable just because you don't live in California. In fact, some states have more earthquakes and some states even have a larger threat than my
In a case of a mass casualty disaster like an earthquake, you can’t just rely on other people to help your family. It’s your responsibility to keep your family safe and getting a home earthquake emergency kit is a good way to start.
Your school emergency earthquake kit will be based on your plan, begin with analyzing possible threats or disasters at your school like tornadoes, earthquake, intruder on site or gunfire in the area. I've listed below all types of emergency supplies that your school should have.
After an earthquake, gas leaks are a major cause of fires that's why everyone in the family should know where the gas meter is and how to shut it off in case of gas leaks
October 9th to 15th is Fire Prevention Week. The theme of the campaign is “Don’t Wait – Check the Date! Replace Smoke Alarms Every 10 Years” Smoke alarms have life span of 10 years, so check your alarms manufacturing date and replace if needed. Here's a video on how to check
The Great Shake Out earthquake drill is designed to educate family members and organizations to be prepared, survive and recover quickly from big earthquakes - wherever you live, work, or travel.
Hurricanes are strong storms that cause life-and-property threatening hazards that may cause flood, storm surge, high winds and tornadoes. Preparedness is the best protection for your family and property. Watch this helpful video to get prepared of how you can survive in a hurricane Basic Hurricane Preparation For Home Assess your
September is the National Preparedness Month, this serves as a reminder for everyone to prepare disasters and emergencies. This is a simplified guide for you to what you can do
When the school announces school lockdown. You should quietly hide immediately and follow all instructions from a teacher or administrator. And everyone must remain silent, out of sight, with the lights off, and behind locked doors.
There are three main components for Disaster Preparedness for Schools that is essential for success. These are: Planning Supplies Training. These three things will allow you to manage and respond to the chaos that a large disaster such as an earthquake would create. Planning Planning provides the framework for your SEMS/NIMS