Are you sure that you are prepared?

4-step core preparedness steps

 The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Ready.gov web site recommends a four-step approach to preparing for emergencies.

  1. Be Informed on what do do before, during, and after an emergency.
  2. Make a Plan to protect you and your family. (Don't forget family members with special needs, as well as your pets.)
  3. Build a Kit to be prepared for disasters.
  4. Get Involved and support community preparedness.

Ready Virginia also features emergency preparedness help and resources to help Virginians prepare for disasters.

Zombie Preparedness? Really?!

 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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