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Home Safety Inspection

Posted on | January 31, 2011 | No Comments

Is your home safe? Use this checklist to inspect your home for potential hazards. Read more

Creating a Family Disaster Plan

Posted on | January 31, 2011 | No Comments

Disaster can strike quickly and without warning. It can force you to evacuate your neighborhood or confine you to your home. What would you do if basic services–water, gas, electricity or telephones–were cut off? Local officials and relief workers will be on the scene after a disaster, but they cannot reach everyone right away. Read more

Your Family Disaster Supplies Kit

Posted on | January 30, 2011 | No Comments

Family Disaster KitAfter a disaster, local officials and relief workers will be on the scene, but they cannot reach everyone immediately. You could get help in hours, or it may take days. Would your family be prepared to cope with the emergency until help arrives? Read more

What to do if you’re in an accident

Posted on | January 15, 2011 | No Comments

According to the latest statistics by the National Safety Council, one in eight licensed drivers is involved in an automobile accident each year. Whether or not you become one of those unfortunate drivers involved in a collision, the following information can help you lessen the headaches and expense of an accident. In case of an accident: Read more

Preparing for Volcanic Eruption

Posted on | January 14, 2011 | No Comments

Volcanic eruptions can hurl hot rocks for at least 20 miles. Floods, airborne ash, or noxious fumes can spread 100 miles or more. If you live near a known volcano, active or dormant, be ready to evacuate at a moment’s notice. Read more

Preparing for Winter Storms

Posted on | January 12, 2011 | No Comments

A major winter storm can be lethal. Preparing for cold weather conditions and responding to them effectively can reduce the dangers caused by winter storms. Read more

Preparing for Winter Driving

Posted on | January 12, 2011 | No Comments

The leading cause of death during winter storms is transportation accidents. Preparing your vehicle for the winter season and knowing how to react if stranded or lost on the road are the keys to safe winter driving. Read more

Preparing for Wildfire

Posted on | January 11, 2011 | No Comments

The threat of wildfires for people living near wilderness areas or using recreational facilities in wilderness areas is real. Advance planning and knowing how to protect buildings in these areas can lessen the devastation of a wildfire. Read more

Preparing for Tsunamis

Posted on | January 10, 2011 | No Comments

A tsunami is a series of waves that may be dangerous and destructive. When you hear a tsunami warning, move at once to higher ground and stay there until local authorities say it is safe to return home. Read more

Preparing for Thunderstorms and Lightning

Posted on | January 10, 2011 | No Comments

Some thunderstorms can be seen approaching, while others hit without warning. It is important to learn and recognize the danger signs and to plan ahead. Read more

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  • Next of Kin Registry

    Next of Kin Registry

    The Next Of Kin Registry (NOKR) was established as a FREE tool for daily emergencies and national disasters. NOKR is your emergency contact system to help if you or your family member is missing, injured or deceased.

  • National Safety Council