September is Disaster Preparedness Month - Disasters don’t wait, Make your plan today!
Updated: Jan 12, 2022
National Preparedness Month (NPM) is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster planning. It's important to know which types of disasters could affect both your work and home areas, and create an emergency plan for each.
Start prepping today by signing up for local alerts, safe-guarding important documents and taking other low cost and no cost preparedness actions to lessen the impact of disasters and emergencies.
Visit Ready.gov to learn more about planning for disaster. Know the risk of disasters in your area and check your insurance coverage. Create an emergency hazard kit and be prepared for an evacuation. Learn how to make your home stronger in the face of storms and other common hazards and act fast if you receive a local warning or alert.