BEFORE a disaster strikes, it is important to have a plan of action for you and your family.
Emergency Preparedness Guide for the residents of Montgomery County
Print a Household Disaster Plan.
Make a plan:
Plan where you will meet:
Plan how you will communicate:
Plan to stay or go:
If you need to evacuate your home:
If you need to evacuate your area:
An emergency supply lit is a vital part of emergency preparedness.You may have to survive after an emergency on your own. When a disaster happens, basic services such as electricity, gas water, sewage treatment may be unavailable for days, a week, or even longer. Local officials and relief workers will be on the scene after a disaster, but they may not be able to reach everybody immediately. It is important to have essential supplies to last you for at least three days.
Print an emergency supply kit checklist: