What A State Of Emergency Means For Your Children

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Date Aug 01

With news coverage of devastating and deadly hurricanes over the past few years, these storms have become a terrifying prospect for children. When they hear of hurricane advisories, their minds immediately return to the images they have seen and they are not sure what to do. It is up to parents and other adults to [...]

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How to Prepare for A Tornado

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Date Mar 01

Tornados typically occur during the months of June, July and August. However, it is very important for you to make sure that you are prepared for one at all times. Below are some of the things that you will need to do to prepare for a tornado: Make An Evacuation Plan If weather officials have [...]

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Do You Have Enough Provisions To Survive An Emergency?

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Date Dec 01

If an ice storm or hurricane affects your city, do you have enough provisions to get you through the time it would take the electricity to come back on or for you to get out of your home? There are certain things that you need to keep at your home in the event of an [...]

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Top Three Ways People Die During Severe Atlantic Hurricanes

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Date Nov 28

Weather experts are predicting that Atlantic hurricanes are going to continue being strong and deadly. People are dying due to these strong hurricanes. What are the top three ways people die during severe Atlantic hurricanes? Flooding due to storm surge is a common reason people die during a hurricane. Some people drown in the overwhelming [...]

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What To Do During A Declared State Of Emergency

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Date Nov 26

The most difficult thing to do during an emergency is to stay calm, yet that is precisely what needs to be done. Expressing fear is contagious and can have a very negative effect on children or the infirm. People have actually suffered heart attacks due to fright during emergency situations. Work to establish calm and [...]

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Seven Items Your Family Must Have During An Emergency

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Date Nov 25

Being prepared for an emergency is a smart thing for every family to do. You will need to get a few things ready before an emergency arises though. Here are seven items your family must have during an emergency: Water is the foundation of life. You can go many days and even weeks without food. [...]

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Five Tips For Protecting Pets During A Severe Hurricane

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Date Nov 22

Pets are usually not allowed in emergency shelters. Therefore, pet owners often make the choice to either stay with their pets or leave them behind. Animals such as horses, cows and other livestock cannot be easily transported away from the hurricane region, yet there are measures that can be taken to protect them as well. [...]

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