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Family Plan
Having a plan is always the best decision. Use this information to find out the best solution when facing a Hurricane

Discuss the type of hazards that could affect your family. How vulnerable is your home to storm surge, flooding and wind.

Designate a safe room or the safest areas in your home for each hurricane hazard. In certain circumstances the safest areas may not be your home but within your community. Learn the location of the closest official shelters

Establish escape routes from your home and places to meet.

Have a single point of contact for all your family members.

Make a plan now for what to do with your Pets if you need to evacuate.

Post emergency telephone numbers by your phones and make sure your children know how and when to call 911.

Check your insurance policies for wind, flood and rain coverages.

Stock non-perishable Foods and an Emergency Kit.

Have an FM radio tuned to 100.1 mHz. Remember to replace its battery every 6 months, as you do with your smoke detectors.

Make sure everyone knows the location of electrical, water and gas shut-offs as well as how and when to shut them off.

Practice your family plan to ensure it works

Take First Aid and CPR classes.

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