8/19/2009 - Family Preparedness: Hurricanes
Family Preparedness: Hurricanes:
What To Do Now, Before a Hurricane or Tropical Storm Strikes

1. TAKE THESE BASIC STEPS

Get ready for Hurricane Season: prepare yourself and your family with the Three Steps on NJOEM’s Basic Preparedness page:

  • Get a Kit” of emergency supplies – the items that will help you stay self-sufficient for up to three days, if needed.
  • Make a Plan” for what you and your family will do during an emergency – this includes knowing how to Evacuate and how to Shelter-in-Place.
  • Stay Informed” of possible threats – especially during Hurricane Season.