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Be Prepared

Be Prepared

DO YOU KNOW WHAT TO DO IN AN ACTIVE SHOOTING EVENT?

Recognize signs of potential violence around you.  What would you do if you hear shots fired at your work, school or at the mall?  What to expect after an active shooting takes place.  Remember during an active shooting to RUN. HIDE. FIGHT.

City of Houston – Surviving an Active Shooter Video:

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Shelter in Place

A chemical spill just happened. What do you do?  Be prepared.  Have a shelter in place.  Watch this video on how to protect you and your family from hazardous air should the emergency arise:

City of Yuba City – Shelter in Place Instructional Video

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGEswD7xVaM&feature=youtu.be

How to secure your home for a hazardous air emergency:

What to do if there is a Radiological Disaster

If a radiation emergency occurs, you can take actions to protect yourself, your loved ones, and your pets.

CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:

https://emergency.cdc.gov/radiation/index.asp

http://do1thing.com/audiences/individuals

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What to do if there is a Volcanic Eruption

What can you do to protect yourself, your family and your property in the event of a volcanic eruption?

Build an Emergency Supply Kit, which includes items like non-perishable food, water, a battery-powered or hand-crank radio, extra flashlights and batteries. You may want to prepare a portable kit and keep it in your car in case you are told to evacuate. This kit should also include a pair of goggles and disposable breathing masks for each member of the family.

Make a Family Emergency Plan.  Your family may not be together when disaster strikes so it is important to know how you will contact one another, how you will get back together and what you will do in case of an emergency.

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