With all the floods, hurricanes and earthquakes currently happening around the world, what a better time to try and prepare for the worst BEFORE it happens!
Throughout the month of September, WWW.READY.GOV is providing essential tips and information on how to promote preparedness. Every week this month will focus on specific information organize plans for your family, community and even how to do your part in helping first responders in case of an emergency.
WEEK 4: SEPTEMBER 24-30, “GET INVOLVED! BE A PART OF SOMETHING LARGER”
- Get your campus, business, faith-based organization and community organization prepared for an emergency. Don’t forget to include people with disabilities and others with access and functional needs into emergency planning in your community!
- Sign up for Monthly Preparedness text messages: Text PREPARE to 43362 (4FEMA) to receive monthly preparedness tips. (msg/data rates apply)
- Changing weather conditions are a HUGE factor when it comes to natural disasters. Join Weather Ready Nation, The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Association for weather updates across the nation!
- 40% of businesses never recover after a disaster. Planning ahead for disasters can be the difference between going out of business and running a successful one. Sign up for Ready Business Workshop for a “5-Step Preparedness Program” to help develop a plan for your business today!
All information and images courtesy of: WWW.READY.GOV