This week is Hurricane Preparedness Week, and MPB is partnering with the Mississippi Emergency Management Agency to bring you daily tips and reminders on how to stay safe as we begin hurricane season! Today's tip: Prepare an emergency supply kit AHEAD OF TIME! Check out this list of even more ideas!
Homeowners Red File For Emergency Preparedness ~ A Red File is a binder or folder with all your important documents in one place. In case of an emergency, it can be easily retrieved... Make exact COPIES of credit cards, medical ID cards (front and back), auto and home insurance policies, passwords etc... Extensive list of items that should be included, many of which you may not have thought of!
The FEMA X code marking system has been incredibly successful since it was widely used in Hurricane Katrina. It’s been adopted by most agencies and departments across the united states so you’ll be sure to see these post disaster. Unfortunately, there is no universally accepted list of abbreviations so you’ll have to use your brain and think about what you’re seeing as it may not be immediately obvious.
72 Hour survival kit items that should be in your house, this list comes directly from FEMA. Keep it in a cabinet in the garage. How to Put Together an Emergency Preparedness Kit. I've been looking for a list like this!