Personal Preparedness

Digital Resources for Emergencies/Disasters.  I prepared this list of websites and apps for use in the DC metro area, April 2019.

From FEMA, this guidance on personal emergency financial first aid.

For personal preparedness information, see The Prepared website. Be advised it is not clear who owns this commercial site.

How to Make Your Home More Resilient for Hurricane Season.

Disaster Preparedness for Your Pet. Advice from the CDC, which notes “pets are family too.”

Essential items to have in a backpack for a hike. This item appeared regarding the  woman lost for 17 days in Hawaii after getting lost on a day hike.

From NY City, Business Preparedness Guide.

From Los Angeles Times, How to Prepare for an Earthquake


Rev. 7/19