Each September provides an opportunity to remind us that we all must prepare ourselves and our families now and throughout the year. National Preparedness Month website has many resources.
Take time to learn lifesaving skills ? such as CPR and first aid, check your insurance policies and coverage for the hazards you may face, such as flood, earthquakes, and tornados. Make sure to consider the costs associated with disasters and save for an emergency. Also, know how to take practical safety steps like shutting off water and gas.