Emergency Preparedness

Disasters can happen at any time. Here in Alabama, tornadoes are a common occurrence, and many areas have to deal with flooding on a regular basis. Instead of scrambling at the last minute to get water and batteries together, or to figure out what to do with your pets, or to decide the best way out of the house if it catches on fire, encourage your family to get prepared ahead of time. Risk Communication has tons of tips on what to do before disasters strike—from what you should have in your emergency kit to how to cope with the aftermath when bad things happen.

Page last updated: January 25, 2018