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Ten steps closer to being prepared

Take action this month to get yourself, your family, your neighborhood, and your whole community ready for emergencies. Here are ten things you can do:

  1. Sign up for emergency alerts
  2. Test your communications plan
  3. Create or update your emergency kit
  4. Practice your emergency response plan
  5. Plan for emergencies with your neighbors
  6. Participate in a preparedness class, training, or discussion
  7. Conduct an emergency drill
  8. Document and insure your property
  9. Make your property disaster-resistant
  10. Safeguard your important documents
For more ways to get ready during National Preparedness Month, visit Ready.gov/September.

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