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10 Things To Do for National Preparedness Month

Posted: August 31, 2016
  • Sign up for local alerts and warnings, download apps, and/or check access for wireless emergency alerts
  • Create and test emergency communications plans
  • Assemble or update emergency supplies
  • Conduct a drill to practice emergency response actions for local hazards
  • Participate in a preparedness training or class
  • Collect and safeguard critical documents
  • Document property and obtain appropriate insurance for relevant hazards
  • Make property improvements to reduce potential injury and property damage
  • Conduct an exercise or test your emergency plan
  • Plan with neighbors to help each other and share resources  

Finally, you can participate in National PrepareAthon! Day on September 30 by  visiting: to register your activities.