Tag Archives: Preparedness

PRACTICAL RESOURCES FOR PREPARING FOR A NATURAL DISASTER

Wherever you may live, it’s good to be prepared for a natural disaster. From hurricanes to tornadoes and earthquakes, unexpected events can cause serious property damage and pose a safety threat. While you hopefully won’t ever face these circumstances, it’s best to be prepared, just in case. The National Emergency Planning and Training Association gives […]

Your Family’s Safety Plan During COVID-19 and Beyond

Image via Pexels Your Family’s Safety Plan During COVID-19 and Beyond National Emergency Planning and Training Association (NEPTA) is committed to helping families prepare, respond to, and recover from disasters. For immediate assistance, we are available 24/7 at 888-267-9990. You’ve covered the basics of family safety. Your children know how to dial 911, you’re trained […]

***IMPORTANT*** Earthquake Preparedness Resource Pages

EARTHQUAKE PREPAREDNESS FOR FAMILIES There are specific actions that earthquake preparedness experts suggest such as to “Drop, Cover, and Hold On”. These simple steps have been known to save lives and reduce your risk of death or injury. Planning, training, and disaster drills are essential elements of preparedness. Activities designed to ensure that when a […]

What to do if you (or a loved one) Might have COVID-19

Stay calm. Here’s our guide to what symptoms you should look out for, and how to respond if you’ve been exposed. Parker Hall 05.23.2020 08:00 AM Photograph: ANDREJ ISAKOVIC/Getty Images Have you lost your sense of smell? Convinced that your sore throat is something more than seasonal allergies? Do you think you or someone you […]

Memorial Day – The UNOFFICIAL Start of Summer and…

To those who were vigilant so we could rest, Who gave everything that we might thrive, Who are silent that we may breathe free, We honor you. Memorial Day in the U.S. marks the unofficial start of summer and, with it, time spent around your favorite body of water – lake, bay, ocean, river, gulf, […]

DIY HACKS: 30 Year Food Storage

DIY Hacks : 30 Year Food Storage Preserve your food in five simple steps   by Lara Vince April 8, 2020   Here is a quick and easy do-it-yourself preservation hack that will extend the shelf life of your food for up to 30 years. The top recommended foods to store long term are rice, dry […]

RECESSION-PROOF: HOW TO PREPARE FOR THE NEXT RECESSION

Recession-Proof: How to Prepare for the Next Recession Jeff Rose, CFP® January 23, 2020 Regular followers on this blog and my YouTube videos know that I’m a pretty positive guy. So why would I take on a topic like how to prepare for the next recession? And why would I even speculate that it may […]

THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO EARTHQUAKE PROOFING YOUR HOME

If earthquakes are common in your area, you know they can’t be predicted. There’s no time to brace your belongings or evacuate. That’s why it’s so important to prepare yourself — and your home — in advance and as best you can. Prepare Your Emergency Kit Start by packing an earthquake kit. Keep one at […]

How to Make a Survival Kit: A Complete Checklist

SURVIAL KIT – A Complet Checklist by: Damian T A survival kit should be considered mandatory equipment for any outdoor enthusiast. You never know when something will go wrong, placing your very life will be in danger. But, if you have a well-conceived survival kit with you, your odds of survival will improve greatly. However, […]

NOTHING HAS EVER HAPPENED TO ME WHY SHOULD I PREPARE?

  The 200,000+ people who had that very THOUGHT prior to experiencing a major disaster or emergency now have a new thought: “I wish I had taken the time to make a response/recovery plan so that I would have been prepared for the worst”.   Our former FEMA managers and disaster recovery specialist all concur […]