Disaster Preparation – Step 7 of 10

Disaster Preparation – Step 7 of 10

Don’t Wait to Prepare Life needs to continue after a disaster. This means thinking past the disaster to understand how you are going to physically protect the structures and contents but also the information and assets needed to communicate and work. This is a...
Disaster Preparation – Step 6 of 10

Disaster Preparation – Step 6 of 10

Animals Are Special Whether pets, livestock or wildlife, animals have a special place in our hearts. There are so many sad images and stories online, it is just heartbreaking. Caring for animals requires thinking well ahead. When things go bad you have to choose to...
Disaster Preparation – Step 5 of 10

Disaster Preparation – Step 5 of 10

People Helping People  This concept is the essences of the Aftermath Data app. When it comes to disasters and emergencies we are all people, humans, and Americans. If there is a silver lining in a disaster it is the good that it brings out of people willing and...
Disaster Preparation – Step 4 of 10

Disaster Preparation – Step 4 of 10

Should I Stay or Should I Go? This is likely the most important decision you will make in a disaster. The life of your family and animals will depend on this decision. Trusting your emergency professionals when they say to evacuate is an important step. There may have...
Disaster Preparation – Step 3 of 10

Disaster Preparation – Step 3 of 10

Final Preparation Your disaster is coming fast and you are done with the major planning and preparation. It is time to finalize the little things and make decisions quickly as information changes. In Florida, we fill bathtubs with water, top off gas tanks, turn down...
Disaster Preparation – Step 2 of 10

Disaster Preparation – Step 2 of 10

Stockpile Supplies  Supplies for a hurricane is different than what you would prepare for a blizzard or a flood. There may be situations where you face several situations at one time. A hurricane brings high winds, flood waters, down trees, power loss and building...