Hurricane Matthew is Coming – Be Prepared!

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  Hurricane Matthew is heading towards the US. Are you prepared? Prevention and preparation are the best way to deal with any emergency situation and those of us that live in the “line of fire” of a hurricane know that well. Hurricane season began June 1, and although it is October, it is expected to be a very active season. … Read More

Hurricane Safety

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Hurricane Safety – It’s better to be safe than sorry “An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure” Benjamin Franklin Prevention and preparation are the best way to deal with any emergency situation and those of us that live here in Florida know that well. Hurricane season is right around the corner, beginning June 1, and there is … Read More

Hurricane Preparedness

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First and foremost, get a plan and have an emergency supply kit ready! Make a Plan: Your family may not be together when disaster strikes. It is important to plan in advance: how you will contact one another; how you will get back together; and what you will do in different situations. Appoint one contact out-of-town that everyone can call … Read More

Hurricane Season – Getting Ready

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Hurricane Season – Getting Ready Are you ready? Prevention and preparation are the best way to deal with any emergency situation and those of us that live in the “line of fire” of a hurricane know that well. Hurricane season is right around the corner, beginning June 1, and is expected to be a very active season. There is no … Read More

What to do after Hurricane Sandy

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There are many things to do after a Hurricane. Here are some tips to help you stay safe: When you go inside your home, there are certain things you should and should not do. Enter the home carefully and check for damage. Be aware of loose boards and slippery floors. The following items are other things to check inside your … Read More

Hurricane Season begins today, June 1– Are you ready? (Part 2 of 2)

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Yesterday I covered preparation and evacuation. Today is about returning home after the storm. Returning Home: When you go inside your home, there are certain things you should and should not do. Enter the home carefully and check for damage. Be aware of loose boards and slippery floors. The following items are other things to check inside your home: Natural … Read More

Hurricane Season begins June 1– Are you ready? (Part 1 of 2)

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Time really does fly! Once again we are faced with Hurricane Season. It starts June 1st and ends November 30th. Are you prepared? Today and tomorrow I will send out information that will not only help you to prepare, but give you information about evacuation and returning home. Hurricane prep: Make plans to secure your property. Permanent storm shutters offer … Read More

Disaster Preparedness

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My good friend read my book “The 4-1-1 on Life Skills” and wrote about it on her blog at http://www.bookorbust.blogspot.com/. She has a terrific blog and I hope that you will visit it and read the post as well as her other posts. Chapter 24 covers Disaster Preparedness just in time!