Monthly Archive: January 2013

Be Aware of Winter Hazards 0

Be Aware of Winter Hazards

During the cold winter months, there are many risks to take into consideration. The weather can be a major issue for many people – particularly in North America where several areas may be facing...

Preparing a Winter Emergency Kit 0

Preparing a Winter Emergency Kit

Assembling a winter emergency kit should be part of your yearly preparedness routine, especially when the weather conditions start to vary between mild and extreme climates. Assembling a winter emergency kit should be an...

Where Do I Need an Emergency Kit? 0

Where Do I Need an Emergency Kit?

Personal emergency planning and preparation should be done on a regular basis. Special considerations should be taken for children, pets and those with special needs, but the importance of a general emergency kit must...

The Obstacles of Paper Emergency Forms 0

The Obstacles of Paper Emergency Forms

Medical information and emergency contacts are key elements when responding to emergency situations. Most organizations, such as businesses and schools, have recognized the importance of this information, and require employees and students to submit...

Communication is Key 0

Communication is Key

Before a disaster hits, there is no way to anticipate what means of communication will be available, which is why it is so important to have multiple communication prepared beforehand. Over the past few...