Before an emergency takes place, you should take a few simple steps to prepare for emergencies. Our advice can be summed up in four letters: P. L. A. N.
Learn about local risks and understand how an emergency might affect you and your family.
L: Link up
Think about how you would keep in touch with your family during an emergency.
Find an alternative place to stay in case your house is inaccessible. A quick conversation with a friend or family member could save you considerable inconvenience.
N: Necessary kit
Make sure you have the kit needed to survive in or out of your home. We suggest a list of essential items you should keep handy.