There are several different website available, established by various organizations, groups, and governments, that address emergency preparation. While they cover much, they also overlap considerably, and sometimes it can be a fire hose! Below are sources to help you get informed, and READY!
Also, see our Staying Connected page, on how to better 'stay connected' with the world during an emergency. See the various other sources of Emergency preparation below.
Do you have all of the documents your family will need should you need to set up residence somewhere else temporarily, or worse, flee the country? Use a syncing program like Sync to save your documents.
Normal methods of communications often fail during a large-scale emergency. Knowing and preparing to use alternative forms can only be done BEFORE the crisis. See our 'Staying 'Connected' page.
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