Disaster Preparedness

Security & Preparedness September 21, 2017

The Hazards of Hurricanes: What You Can Do to Weather the Storm

Katherine E., Editor

In recent weeks, the powerful force of a hurricane has been felt by millions of people in the Caribbean and Southern United States. If you aren’t directly affected, you’ve likely seen images of, or at least, heard about the damage and destruction ...

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Security & Preparedness September 12, 2017

Hope for the Best – Plan for the Worst: Help Your Community Withstand and Recover from Disaster

Erika S., Editor in Chief

People who believe they are “prepared” for disasters often aren’t nearly as prepared as they think. Being prepared is a lot more than having a few flashlights and a battery-powered radio. Preparedness research shows that many people do not have ho...

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