A billboard on the way to my house reads, “HOPE FOR THE BEST” IS NOT an EMERGENCY PLAN. I’m reminded almost daily that my family needs to do more to be prepared for any emergency that could leave us without food, water, electricity, heat, a means of communication, transportation or even a roof over our heads. 836 more words
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Being as it’s the last day of September, I thought I would take a moment to put in a pitch for National Preparedness Month. Floods, hurricanes, tornadoes, fires, or even just a broken water main or blown transformer are all reasons to make sure you have adequate supplies. 232 more words
September is National Preparedness Month
Today is National PrepareThon Day!
Today is National PrepareAthon! Day and with Hurricane Joaquin headed toward the East Coast, this information and awareness could not be more timely. 375 more words
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Hurricanes can bring heavy rain, high winds and power outages can occur. Flooding, downed power lines, uprooted trees and flooded vehicles are all possible. 79 more words