National Preparedness Month: No-Cost Preparedness
September is National Preparedness Month, a time dedicated to raise awareness about the importance of preparing for disasters and emergencies that can happen at any time. This week’s focus is on simple no- and low-cost preparedness tips.
Here are four free things you can do to ensure your family is better prepared for a disaster:
- Signing up for emergency and weather alerts is fast and free.
- Practice safety drills at home with your family and develop a communication plan.
- Download our free preparedness guide and these free resources from Ready.gov.
- Take time now to safeguard critical documents, such as financial and medical records and important contact information. Take photos of important documents as well.