September is National Preparedness Month. NFPA has everything you need to prepare for every type of disaster. Our Get Ready Kitincludes a ready-to-use presentation to teach residents the importance of disaster preparedness. We also include safety tips before, during and after a disaster. Disasters included in the kit are blackouts, earthquakes, extreme heat, floods, hazardous materials, home fires, hurricanes, landslides, national security, nuclear incidents, thunderstorms, tornadoes, and winter storms. Special information is also includes for topics such as disaster relief aid, people with disabilities, pets and the components of an emergency supplies kit.
What would you do if a tornado was approaching? NFPA wants you to get ready and be prepared.
- by NFPA's Judy Comoletti