Learn what protective measures to take before, during, and after an emergency.
Myth: I don’t need to worry about disasters where I live. It’ll never happen to me.
Emergency preparedness is not only for ‘Doomsday Preppers’ or Gulf Coast residents. Most communities may be impacted by several types of hazards during a lifetime. Americans also travel more than ever before to areas with different hazard risks than at home.
Knowing what to do before, during and after an emergency is a critical part of being prepared and may make all the difference when seconds count. Use this site to learn about potential emergencies that can happen and how to prepare for and respond to them.
Taken/adapted from: http://www.ready.gov/be-informed