Are You Prepared?
September 19, 2013
Would you and your family be ready if there was an emergency? There are a variety of emergencies, including natural disasters, mass casualties, terrorist attacks, bio and chemical threats and radiation emergencies. September is National Preparedness Month and there will be activities throughout the country promoting emergency preparedness. This year marks the tenth annual National Preparedness month which is sponsored by The Federal Emergency Management Agency and The US Department of Homeland Security. There are several ways you and your family can be prepared. First, make an emergency plan for your family. Second, get an emergency kit. Third, always stay informed and lastly, get involved. For more information on be prepared, visit www.cdc.gov/features/beready.