Summer is just beginning. For many, it’s a time of the year when things slow down. The weather is warmer, the days and longer so it feels like there’s a bit more time for R&R.
Now don’t get angry with me but let’s fast forward a few months to September which is National Preparedness Month. Are you prepared should you experience an emergency? You many think it could never happen to you, but it could. Let’s use the example of a fire. God forbid, what if there was a fire in your residence and you lost everything. Are you prepared? If not, why not use the lazy days of summer to prepare for such an emergency?
This month’s blog is dedicated to preparing an Emergency Supply Kit. Hopefully this is something you’ll never, ever need but is best to have just in case.
According to FEMA, you should prepare enough supplies to last 3 days. Here is the link to FEMA's Emergency Supplies Checklist. However, let me mention a few additional points:
“Preparation is everything.” ~ David Robinson ~
Brenda Tringali, HR, Organizing & Productivity Specialist
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