School Emergency Earthquake Kit Complete Guide For Disaster Survival
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.
Fire Prevention Week: Check Your Smoke AlarmsOctober 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. Don't forget to test your smoke alarms! Here's a good infographic [...]
Preparing for the Big One at Home
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 home state of California. […]
How to prepare for a hurricaneHurricanes 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. Basic Hurricane Preparation For Home Assess your home’s risks: Will your home survive a storm surge or high winds? Reduce property damage by retrofitting to secure [...]
11 Guidelines for Quickly Handling Emergency Situations at School
Every day we put thousands of kids in schools and expect the staff to save them in the case of an emergency.
While many school staff may have emergency response training in different emergency situations, it’s not that easy to remember all these things, especially if they don’t happen all the time.
How You Can Help Your Community When An Earthquake or Disaster Strikes
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.
Why Haven’t You Packed Your Disaster Survival Kit?
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 States has suffered enough casualties […]
5 Minute Earthquake Preparation that you can do today: Securing bookcases and shelves
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 you can do for […]