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A basic emergency supply kit could include the following recommended items:

  1. Water, one gallon of water per person per day for at least three days, for drinking and sanitation
  2. Food, at least a three-day supply of non-perishable food
  3. Battery-powered or hand crank radio and a NOAA Weather Radio with tone alert and extra batteries for both
  4. Flashlight and extra batteries
  5. First aid kit
  6. Whistle to signal for help
  7. Dust mask to help filter contaminated air and plastic sheeting and duct tape to shelter-in-place
  8. Moist towelettes, garbage bags and plastic ties for personal sanitation
  9. Wrench or pliers to turn off utilities (Don’t do this unless you have had prior training, otherwise just secure the area until a trained professional arrives on the scene)
  10. Manual can opener for food
  11. Local maps
  12. Cell phone with chargers, inverter or solar charger

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In case of emergency

Every family needs a plan and a kit in case of an emergency