NPM 2010: Get a Kit

NPM 2010: Get a Kit

The first step to being prepared for a major disaster is creating an emergency supply kit. During emergencies, you may often need to survive on your own for a period of time. Supply kits are recommended to contain provisions that will last for at least three days.

In addition to food and water, a basic emergency kit should contain a first aid kit, a whistle to signal for help, and a flashlight with extra batteries. A full list of necessary items can be found here. Remember to tailor your kit to fit the specific needs of your family. Families with babies, elderly adults, and those with disabilities may need to include additional items in their supply kit.

Also, don't leave out your pets! Make sure to create an animal emergency supply kit and develop a buddy system with neighbors, friends and relatives to make sure someone is able to care for your pets if you are unable to do so. Click here for more information and a pet preparedness toolkit.

To start shopping for your emergency kit supplies today, visit http://preparetoday.com/store/ or their retail store in Kensington, MD with thousands of preparedness, protection and survival products. Throughout September, everything is on sale with weekly sales for different products. The store also offers free emergency preparedness classes every Monday night this month.

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Arc Aspicio is a management, strategy, and technology consulting firm that takes a mission-oriented approach to complex client challenges. Focused on innovation, Arc Aspicio provides services in strategy, design, human capital, operations, analytics and visualization, technology and information sharing. The company is known for a strong, collaborative culture that values gratitude, provides leadership opportunities, and explores the future. Our teams take a human-centered approach to working with clients and are flexible and responsive within dynamic Government client environments where missions evolve and new priorities arise sometimes even daily. We thrive on these situations and promote continuous improvement and new ideas. And, #welovedogs! Follow us on Twitter @arcaspicio or learn more at www.arcaspicio.com.

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