The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Ready.gov web site recommends a four-step approach to preparing for emergencies.
Ready Virginia also features emergency preparedness help and resources to help Virginians prepare for disasters.
In addition, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) suggests preparing for a zombie apocalypse. After all, if you're prepared for a zombie apocalypse, you'll be prepared for anything!
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